Approximately 79,000 infants, children, teenagers, and young adults die each year in the United States. The death of a child is one of the greatest tragedies suffered by a family. Support and understanding are critical to the healing process of a bereaved family. The Compassionate Friends is an organization that can help a grieving family in their time of need. They have support groups all over the United States. To locate the closest group to you, visit their website at www.compassionatefriends.org. May the Lord be with you and help you through this most difficult time.