• Help for families struggling with grief
  • Help for children impacted by trauma and grief
  • Bereavement Support Services
  • Grief and Trauma Counseling
  • Crises Response


With nationally recognized expertise, the Wendt Center for Loss and Healing is a premier resource for restoring hope and healthy functioning to adults, teens and children who are coping with grief, loss and trauma in the Greater Washington region.

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Hear Our Voices

Minute Monologues

In this Minute Monologue series, hear the voices of our supporters, clients, staff, and leadership.
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Our FY16 Annual Report

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In the News

Voices of Now Application Open

The Wendt Center in partnership with Arena Stage is entering its 5th season of the Voices of Now Program. This phenomenal program invites young people (12-18) who have experienced a death-related loss to come together under the leadership of Arena Stage’s artistic team and a Wendt Center therapist. Ensemble members work together to share their… read more»

November is National Children’s Grief Awareness Month

November is National Children’s Grief Awareness Month. The Wendt Center has always been committed to educating and supporting grieving children and teens, caregivers, educators, coaches, clergy – anyone and everyone who might touch a child’s life and make a difference. We have always valued and honored the voices and experiences of grieving children and teens.… read more»