ICBN Member’s Workshops (Dublin)

There will also be ICBN updates on latest developments and plans for this years Bereaved Children’s Awareness Week 18th – 22nd November 2019. The workshops are FREE to ICBN members. Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided. If you are not yet a member and want to avail of these workshops log on & join ICBN TODAY.


“From Inside Out” Conference

“From Inside Out” Conference, Date: 19th September 2019 Venue: Riddel Hall, Queen’s University Belfast Featuring first hand insights from children and families on grief and trauma recovery. If you support bereaved children in your classroom, this conference is for you. Half-day rates available, CPD certificates issued. For more information or to register, click here: https://www.cruse.org.uk/from-inside-out-conference


Children and Loss Conference at Limerick Institute of Technology

Limerick Institute of Technology and the LIT Loss and Grief Research Group along with the Children’s Grief Centre, Limerick cordially invite you to the inaugual “Children and Loss Conference” on FRIDAY JUNE 14 2019 at the Millenium Theatre, LIT Moylish. This half-day conference is ideal for anyone who supports children professionally or personally, including teachers,


Professional Certificate in Children and Loss

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in association with The Irish Hospice Foundation are now accepting applications for the 2019/2020 Professional Certificate in Children and Loss (Level 9). Details, schedule of dates and application procedure can be found on the following link:- www.rcsi.ie/pgchildrenandloss. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 4th June


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


Children Grieve Too…. So What Can We Do?

Event to be held at the following time, date and location: Thursday, 15 November 2018 from 10:00 to 15:30 (GMT) Wood Quay Venue. Dublin City Council Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8 Ireland Register on Eventbrite View on Google Maps There is an increased need to shine a light on the children’s grief. The ‘Children


New ICBN Website

The Irish Childhood Bereavement Network is delighted to announce the launch of our new website! We hope that the new website will be a useful resource for families, teachers and professionals working with with bereaved children and young people.


ICBN Launches Standards for Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People

The Irish Childhood Bereavement Network (ICBN) works to promote the voice of bereaved children and young people in Ireland, recognising that theirs has traditionally been the silent voice of grieving. The ICBN Standards for Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People launched in November 2017 by the Ombudsman for Children, set out a way forward for


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