New resources to support grieving parents

A host of new resources has been developed to support parents who are grieving the loss of a child. Anam Cara, an organisation that supports parents after a bereavement, has made five videos, with the help of bereaved parents, to support others through their grief. The range of videos, with links, are listed below. The


Climb programme for children whose parents have cancer

Children’s Lives Include Moments of Bravery When someone they love has cancer   CLIMB is a programme for children aged 5-12 who are experiencing the impact of a cancer diagnosis of the child’s parent, brother or sister, member of extended family or other significant adult.  CLIMB is run over six weeks and the groups get together


What happened to Daddy’s Body? A new book by Elke Barber

A lovely new  picture book has recently been published that will help parents talk to their children about what happens to a dead body. This book gently, sensitively and honestly explains cremation and burial, and follows on from Elke Barber’s first book “Is Daddy Coming Back in a Minute?” Her husband, Martin died suddenly in 2009