Press Release: Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 2023

  Calling for Increased Investment in Children’s Bereavement Services On Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week (November 13 – 17), The Irish Childhood Bereavement Network (ICBN), a hub of Irish Hospice Foundation and supported by Tusla, is calling on Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’Gorman for increased investment in children’s bereavement services to ensure

Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 2023

      Children grieve too. So, what can you do?   Why This Campaign? Most children can manage and learn to live with their grief with the appropriate support from their family and key adults in their lives.  However, this is based on the premise that the adults surrounding the child have accurate and up-to-date information on the impact

Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 2021

bereaved childrens awareness week nov 2021

Every November, the Irish Childhood Bereavement Network (ICBN) organises a series of events across Ireland to highlight bereaved children’s needs and provide a voice for them to be heard. Please find a selection of resources and graphics for use in workplaces and communities to raise awareness about Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 2021 on our Promotional

Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week – Agenda

What: Irish Childhood Bereavement Network (ICBN) national event for Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week (BCAW) 2018. When: Thursday 15th of November in Wood Quay Venue Who: 120 delegated made up of ICBN members who include professionals working directly with bereaved children, those who occasionally support them and people interested in the area of children and young

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