We Are All Connected

It is our nature to seek connection, finding the common threads that weave us together as a community. Our clients, donors, volunteers, community partners, and staff are the heart and soul of Judi’s House. These connections inspire us to continue finding new ways to support bereaved children and their families.

Shay Jacobs on Why We Need for Safe, Compassionate, and Culturally Responsive Places to Grieve

February 15, 2024

In an interview with Shay Jacobs, we discuss the transformative impact of culturally responsive grief care – its potential to bridge gaps, build understanding, and provide meaningful support to individuals and communities in times of loss. Read More

We Are All Connected: Emma Pickett

December 18, 2023

Emma first learned about Judi’s House in earlier this spring, when a similar organization her foundation has been involved with, Valarie’s House, made an introduction. After touring our home and learning more about Judi’s House/JAG Institute’s mission and vision, Emma knew she wanted to get involved with our organization and join the Judi’s House community. Read More

We are all connected staff spotlight fall intern class 2023

We Are All Connected: Fall Intern Class of 2023

October 26, 2023

As part of our commitment to our vision that no child should grieve alone, Judi’s House/JAG Institute is committed to strengthening the workforce by educating graduate students and early career professionals through our intensive clinical training grounded in grief-specific, research-based, therapeutic best practices. Since starting our internship programs over a decade ago, Judi’s House/JAG Institute… Read More

We Are All Connected: Ashley Shepherd and Gracie Ramirez

September 27, 2023

Meet our Grief Care Coordinators Graciela Ramirez and Ashley Shepherd, MSW, SWC. Read More

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We Are All Connected: PGT Staff Spotlights

July 26, 2023

Meet three of our Post-graduate Trainees, Rachel Cheatle, LPCC, Matthew Marquardt, MA, and Lindsey Gilbert, MSW, SWC. Read More

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Childhood Bereavement Changemaker Case Study: Growing Through Grief

July 14, 2023

Learn more about how the Childhood Bereavement Changemaker initiative is helping Growing Through Grief strengthen stakeholder relationships, improve their evaluation capacity, and create a sustainable evaluation process…. Read More

We are all connected Carolyn Bolling and Chelsea Ernst

We Are All Connected: PGT Staff Spotlights

June 28, 2023

This month, we are proud to highlight two of our Post-graduate Trainees: Carolyn Bolling and Chelsea Ernst.  Read More

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Pride Month Resource: The Center on Colfax

June 28, 2023

Sandra Zapata on giving the LGBTQIA+ community a safe space to grieve and how found families provide connection and healing. Read More

Pride month resource One Colorado

Pride Month Resource: One Colorado

June 23, 2023

in honor of Pride, Judi’s House/ JAG Institute spoke with Alex Floyd on the strength of the LGBTQIA+ community and how to support grieving folx within the community. Read More

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Pride Month Resource: Queer Asterisk

June 16, 2023

In celebration of Pride Month, we spoke with RP Whitmore-Bard, the Admissions and Communications Director of Queer Asterisk, on the powerful healing force of love and care within the LGBTQIA+ community available to those grieving a loss.
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