Supporting young people with grief

Black and white picture of a young man sitting with his head resting on his fist.

Bereavement is an event, grief is an emotional response to the loss, and mourning is an active process we go through. When a young person suffers a bereavement it can turn their world upside down. It may be a parent, a close friend or a beloved pet that has died. The death may have occurred […]

Supporting Grieving Children

We cannot protect a child from death.  Death is all around us and children may encounter death at a very early age, their pet may die or a family member.  It can be very distressing and uncomfortable for family members, as they may not know what to say, or how to cope with their child’s […]