By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Today is Children’s Grief Awareness Day.

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The day is meant to bring attention to the needs of children who are grieving and the benefits they gain through having a strong support system.

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The Highmark Caring Place is hosting a virtual event to help others learn more about helping children through grief.

Those interested do not have to register for the event and those who cannot attend can take part by wearing blue.

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You can learn more about the event and attend by following this link.