Printable Tools


Elmo and JesseBecause your time is precious, and important conversations happen away from the computer, we’ve created some take-along tools for you and your family.

Below you will find thoughtful activities to do with your child, as well as guides that provide you with advice when you need it most.


  • Storybook (2.1mb PDF)
    Curl up with this printable book, starring your child’s favorite characters: Elmo and Jessie.
  • Caring Cards (631kb PDF)
    Have these cards on hand when you need a conversation starter, an activity idea, or just a little inspiration.
  • Memory Chain (709kb PDF)
    Connect all your favorite memories—our paper chain template shows you how.

Advice & Information

  • Guide for Military Families (1.6mb PDF)
    Military families will appreciate specialized tips and advice in this helpful guide.
  • Guide for Families (2.5mb PDF)
    For all families grieving the loss of a loved one, this guide offers a more general approach.

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