Grief & Bereavement Resources

  • Valerie's House Charlotte County
    The mission of Valerie’s House is to help children and families work through the loss of a loved one together and go on to live fulfilling lives. Our vision is that No Child Will Grieve Alone.

    With locations in Fort Myers, Naples, Charlotte County, and Pensacola, Valerie’s House is a special place where children connect with one another and learn the tools to heal after they have experienced the death of someone they love.

    Visit for more information and resources.


    Support Group

    Blue Butterfly Family Grief Center - Charlotte County
    The Blue Butterfly Family Grief Center is a Tidewell Hospice program that helps grieving children and teens, ages 5-18, through peer-support groups and activities.

    Families may enroll regardless of when the death occurred and if there was a previous relationship with Tidewell Hospice or not. 

    To enroll, please visit or call (941) 893-6610.