If you have the resources, attending a retreat for parents, couples, or families who have lost children may be a valuable way to devote time and space to your child and your grief. Some advertised retreats are listed below:
Faith’s Lodge – year-round weekend retreats for parents or families on a rotating schedule (Danbury, Wisconsin)
Return to Zero – periodic mothers’ retreats in several locations worldwide
Nothing Gold Can Stay – periodic retreats in Colorado.
Mama Bears Retreat – annual mothers retreat (Manitoba, Canada)
Nancy Guthrie; Respite – periodic faith-based marriage retreat for couples who have lost a child (Nashville, Tennissee)
Dinner Party – not a retreat, but a worldwide project to connect grievers of all types to share meals and connect
Do you know of a child loss retreat not mentioned here? Please contact me or comment below.