Anneka Vanderveen



Anneka is a licensed social worker who co-facilitates the children’s bereavement group at Chester Community Coalition. She received her Bachelor’s of Social Work from Salve Regina University in 2014 and her Master’s of Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania in 2016.

Since then has had the opportunity to work with children and teens recovering from trauma in a variety of settings, including domestic violence and mental health agencies. She is passionate about the work that the Chester Community Coalition does and is grateful to have the opportunity to help those who have lost loved ones on their grief journey.