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    • Say it so I understand: How to Talk to Kids About Death
      Saturday, August 13, 2016

      Please join us on August 13, 2016 from 1-2pm at the Van Tassel Funeral Home for “Say it so I understand: How to Talk to Kids About Death” presented by Angie Koeneker, MS, CCLS. In this workshop we will go over how children understand death and how caregivers can explain death to children of all ages in a developmentally sensitive manner. We will also touch upon ways families can involve their children in the funeral process in an appropriate way. Angie Koeneker, MS, CCLS is a certified child life specialist and director of Children’s Grief Services, LLC: How Child Life Can Help. She has over 15 years’ experience working with children and families in some of the top children’s hospitals in the nation. As a certified child life specialist she works closely with children and families to help children understand and express their feelings about the hospitalization of a family member and the loss of a loved one. Read more

    • How Child Life Can Help
      Saturday, August 20, 2016

      The Van Tassel Funeral Home and Children’s Grief Services, LLC: How Child Life Can Help invite children and families who have experienced a loss to join us for family activities to remember your loved one on August 20, 2016 from 1-2pm. Children and families can discover and take part in age appropriate activities to express their feelings about loss. Participants may also interact with other families facing loss in a supportive environment. Angie Koeneker, MS, CCLS is a certified child life specialist and director of Children’s Grief Services, LLC: How Child Life Can Help. She has over 15 years’ experience working with children and families in some of the top children’s hospitals in the nation. As a certified child life specialist she works closely with children and families to help children understand and express their feelings about the hospitalization of a family member and the loss of a loved one. Read more

    • 3rd Annual Pet Memorial Day
      Sunday, September 11, 2016

      Van Tassel Funeral Home will celebrate National Pet Memorial Day. Pets are a part of our family and we want to assist you in expressing love, accepting their grief and remembering these family members in a meaningful way. Please join us to celebrate and honor our pets by painting a rock with their name that will become a permanent part of our garden. Read more

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