How We Talk About Death with Children

Park Avenue Synagogue
cake 8 - 12 year olds

In this episode, Jen Stern Granowitz and Erin Beser speak about the Jewish views on death and dying with Rabbi Melanie Levav, founder and director of the Shomer Collective, a new Jewish organization focused on improving end-of-life experiences. Listen for some concrete language on how to talk about death with young children, older learners or even what we as adults need to understand about Jewish views on death and dying. Trigger warnings include talk of death, dying, cancer, the Holocaust, and how to speak about these topics with very young children.