News and Events

Imagine Offers Community Workshop on Supporting Children, Teens and Adults Coping with Loss

Children, teens and adults will experience different losses in life: divorce, moving, friendships ending, sports injuries or the death of a friend or family member. People of all ages can learn how to cope with loss if given the right support and education.

September 8th Youth Facilitator Training

Thank you to our newest class of youth who attended our full-day Teen Facilitator Training on Sunday, September 8th.

Celebrity Ambassador Kimiko Glenn Helps Raise Funds at Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day for Imagine

Imagine was extremely grateful that Kimiko Glenn, from Orange is the New Black, volunteered once again to be its celebrity ambassador at this year's Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day on September 11.

The Rabbi Earl Grollman Education Conference on Grief, Loss, and Hope

This year's conference is on Suicide: Prevention, Intervention, Postvention and Bereavement. The event will be held on November 1, 2019, from 9:00 AM- 3:30 PM at Kean University.

Pizza Heroes Unite!

At this year's Downtown Westfield 5K & Pizza Extravaganza on July 24, 2019, Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, had a team of about 60 people, including approximately 20 children who raised nearly $25,000 for the nonprofit.

8th Annual Seasons of Hope Breakfast for Imagine Raises Funds and Awareness for the Nonprofit’s Grief Support Programs

On the morning of June 6th more than 300 guests attended the 8th annual Seasons of Hope breakfast for Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, a grief support nonprofit serving New Jersey children and their families. This year's event was held at the Galloping Hill Golf Course in Kenilworth.

Jeffrey S. Peris Joins Board of Trustees of Imagine

Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, a grief support center for children and families, welcomes Jeffrey S. Peris to its Board of Trustees.

Imagine Receives $2100 Grant from the Junior League of Summit

Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, a grief support center for children and families, has received a $2,100 grant from the Junior League of Summit (JLS). The grant will help further Imagine's mission of providing education and free peer grief support to children (aged 3-18) and their families coping with loss due to the death or life-altering illness of a parent or sibling by helping to underwrite a sixth Night of Support at its center located in Mountainside, NJ.

Emotional and Impactful Kickoff Event Held for Imagine Newark

Newark leaders greeted with love and gratitude all who attended the May 16 kickoff of Imagine Newark, A Center for Coping with Loss, Newark's new grief support center for children and families. Located at the Achieve Charter School on Clinton Avenue, the Center provides free, year-round grief support for children, teens, and their families coping with loss due to death.

Imagine Seeks Volunteers to Provide Grief Support

Imagine currently seeks volunteers to serve as peer support group facilitators for children and families coping with loss due to death. Upcoming summer trainings will be held June 27-30th and July 26-29th, 2019.