BROOKVILLE, NY (WCBS 880) – Many of the youngest children of 9/11 victims feel worry about losing their surviving parent.
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At a camp at Long Island University‘s C.W. Post Campus, their needs are met and questions answered.
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It’s a chance, one counselor tells Newsday, for these kids to feel like kids.
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Many of these children are only now beginning to understand what happened that day ten years ago.