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June 2024 – Newsletter

We extend our sincere gratitude to all attendees of our
14th annual Vintage and Vibes!
Your presence contributed to an exceptional turnout, surpassing our expectations and making it a resounding success. We deeply appreciate your support and enthusiasm, which played a pivotal role in creating unforgettable moments. We eagerly anticipate the opportunity to build upon this year's achievements and craft even more memorable experiences together in the future. Thank you for being an integral part of our community and for making this event truly remarkable. ✨
Please visit www.adamsplacelv.org or visit https://www.flickr.com/photos/godfatherlv/ to access additional photographs from our 14th Annual Vintage and Vibes event!
Don't miss out on the memories! 📸✨
Unlock Your Potential!
Explore 'DEI in Grief Work' at Adam's Place Education and Training Marketplace.
Elevate Your Skills, Earn CE Credits, and Drive Meaningful Change.
Register Today and Empower Yourself to Make a Difference!
Get ready to hit it out of the park with Adam's Place at the Aviators game! ⚾
Step up to the plate for a home run of fun, laughter, and unforgettable memories! Swing by and join the excitement – let's make this game a grand slam together! 🎉
Secure your tickets now and get ready to cheer! 🎟️
Registration for Fall 2024 Camp Cope is now open at www.adamsplacelv.org.
Starting this fall, Adam's Place will be able to provide support across three locations:
Henderson, Summerlin, and Centennial Hills.
Join us as we journey together toward resilience!
Register for Fall 2024 Camp Cope TODAY!
🌟 Discover hope and healing with Camp Cope Cares. 🌈
Our dedicated program offers support to families grieving the loss of a loved one to opioid misuse, providing compassionate services to guide you through this challenging journey. Together, we find strength in community and care.
Register now and let's walk this path together.

Adam’s Place is looking for individuals to help co-facilitate Camp Cope peer support groups for children, teens, and adults experiencing grief and loss once a month.

Camp Cope Programs will be held September to November 2024 and January to April 2025.

Join a great network of volunteers to help support Camp Cope families in your community.

We have program locations in Henderson, Summerlin, and Centennial Hills.

Save the date!
Facilitator training will be held on August 24th, 2024!
Fill out the volunteer interest form HERE!
🌟Gratitude to all who contributed to our Electronic Quilt of Remembrance!
🌹Behold our finished masterpiece—a beautiful tribute to those we've lost, a testament to our shared love and cherished memories. 💖
🚀 Don't miss out on the action!
🌟 Secure your spot at all our upcoming events by registering now at www.adamsplacelv.org.
Let's make memories together! 🎉
Save The Date – Registration Coming Soon
Unlock the power of resilience at the 2nd Annual Children's Grief & Trauma National Conference! Presented by Adam's Place in partnership with AFN, join us for a dynamic exploration on October 18, 2024.
This full-day event features national speakers addressing crucial topics at the intersection of trauma and grief. Whether you're in healthcare, social services, education, law enforcement, or advocacy, this conference is for you.
Gain invaluable insights and tools to support children, teens, and families navigating trauma and loss!
The Role of Self-Compassion in Grief

During times of grief, practicing self-compassion becomes an essential tool for navigating the complex emotions that arise. Acknowledging and accepting one's own pain with kindness and understanding can offer a sense of comfort and validation in the midst of profound loss. Self-compassion involves treating oneself with the same warmth and care that one would extend to a dear friend experiencing hardship. This may involve gentle reminders that grief is a natural response to loss and that there is no right or wrong way to grieve. It's okay to feel a range of emotions, from sadness and anger to moments of peace or even joy in remembering cherished memories.

Incorporating self-care practices into daily life can also support the grieving process. This might include prioritizing activities that bring comfort and nourishment, such as spending time in nature, engaging in creative pursuits, or simply allowing oneself to rest when needed. Additionally, using self-compassionate language can help soften the inner dialogue and foster a sense of understanding and acceptance. Instead of harsh self-criticism or judgment, offering words of kindness and encouragement can provide a soothing balm for a wounded heart. Ultimately, practicing self-compassion in grief allows individuals to honor their own unique journey of healing, recognizing that they are worthy of love and compassion, both from themselves and from others.

Kindly note that our office will be closed from July 2nd to August 1st.
We appreciate your understanding.

Explore unparalleled educational avenues with
Adam's Place Education and Training Marketplace! 🎓
🌟 Our commitment lies in empowering professionals and community members supporting grieving children, teens, and families. Earn CEUs accredited by various boards including ASWB, Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Works, Nevada Board of Examiners for MFT and CPC, and the Nevada Department of Education.
🌟 Elevate your expertise and make a profound impact in the lives you touch.

Learn about our Membership Options!
Donate to Adam's Place Today!
Adam’s Place is proud to announce the continued commitment of the
Richard Harris Law Firm 
as our 2023/2024 Community Partner.

Thank you Richard Harris Law Firm for your investment in our community and in our mission of support for children, teens and families coping with loss and grief.

**Our program would not be possible without the generosity of individual and corporate donors, grants, and fundraisers. Every dollar raised stays local in Las Vegas and goes toward supporting families whose lives have been impacted by grief and loss.

Consider donating through our website today to
make a difference in the life of a child!**


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