Bereaved Parents of the USA
5 Vanek Road,
Poughkeepsie NY 12603-5403
Bereaved Parents of the USA was founded in 1995 by a group of bereaved parents from across the country to offer support, understanding, encouragement and hope to fellow bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents after the death of their loved one. This purpose remains the thrust of BPUSA today.
Bereaved Parents of the USA is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of BPUSA members nominated and elected yearly by chapter members. All work within the BPUSA organization on both the national and local chapter level is done by volunteers There are no paid salaries within BPUSA.
That every grieving parent and family receive the support they need for as long as they need it.
Helping grieving parents and families rebuild their lives after the death of a child.
BPUSA espouses no religion but supports each member in his or her grief journey regardless of religious practice or belief.
BPUSA is a non-profit self-help support group with 501(c)(3) IRS status. Donations from the public and volunteers help support our national organization and local chapters. BPUSA members pay no dues or membership fees. All gifts to BPUSA are tax deductions to the fullest extent permitted by the Internal Revenue Service under the provisions of 501(c)(3).