- To help individuals and families struggling with grief after acute loss, to find hope and a new normal. We specialize in the support of families that have lost a child — at any age, from any cause.
- To provide supplementary services and resources to organizations, to close the existing gaps in supporting bereaved individuals and families.
- To build awareness in the community around grief, to diminish the stigma and fear, and to encourage community acceptance, support and open discussion.
The death of a child is every parent’s worst fear and has been rendered to be “A catastrophic stressor unlike any other” by the Psychiatric Diagnostic and Statistical Manual.
At A Butterfly’s Journey To A New Normal — we believe that we need to make the choice to heal. Only then can we be more open to methods, resources and community that will help us do so; recognizing that it is not easy or quick, but IT IS POSSIBLE to heal and find a NEW NORMAL.
Our ABJ board members and advisors have lost children, grandchildren & siblings.
We GET it, we have BEEN THROUGH it, we can HELP YOU.