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


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