Children of Adult Patients

Helping Children When a Family Member Has Cancer: Dealing With a Parent’s Terminal Illness

http://bareheartbuddy.com/

Sesame Street When Families Grieve Kit

http://www.kidsinthehouse.com/all-parents/grief-and-loss/ill-family-member

http://www.comfortzonecamp.org/ Grief Camp

Books:

Written for children:

  1. Mommy Has To Stay In Bed by Annette Rivlin-Gutman
  2. Mom and the Polka-Dot Boo-Boo by Eileen Sutherland and Maggie Sutherland (About breast cancer)
  3. Butterfly Kisses and Wishes on Wings by Ellen McVicker
  4. Someone I Love is Sick by Kathleen McCue
  5. When I Feel Scared by Cornelia Maude Spelman
  6. When I Feel Sad by Cornelia Maude Spelman

Written for adults:

  1. A Tiny Boat at Sea by Izetta Smith, M.A., Ellen Goldberg and Patti Ladd 
  2. How to Help Children through a Parent’s Serious Illness by Kathleen McCue, M.A., C.C.L.S.

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