Childhood Bereavement Week 2017

Bereaved Children’s Week 2017 is on from the 13th to the 18th of November. The Key messages …Children grieve to: Each child in a family grieves differently due to their personality, gender and the relationship they had with the person who has died. Unlike adults, children dip in and out of grief. It can be intermittent


Bereaved Children’s Week 2016 is here!

  It’s Bereaved Children’s Week and we are busy with events  happening all over the country! We held ourfirst Dialogue Day with key stakeholders in the education sector to look at the needs of bereaved children in the class room which generated great energy and enthusiasm moving forward. ICBN members and other interested people are holding 18 different events including


National Bereaved Children’s Awareness Day

On the 20th of November ICBN hosted Ireland’s first National Bereaved Children’s Awareness Day. The aim of the day was to promote greater awareness and understanding of children’s grief and their needs throughout Ireland. We know that early consistent healthy support within families and community can prevent future pathologies for a bereaved child. This year we