Ireland Based Resources
Rainbows, Jigsaw, First Light, A Little Lifetime Foundation, An Feileacan
UK Based Resources
Tips from bereaved pupils about how teachers can help. Also discusses the policy context for addressing bereavement in schools.
Video ‘What Teachers need to know from bereaved students.’
DES guidelines to help schools respond to critical incidents, including bereavement, in the school setting.
Enables teachers to introduce the concept of death to young people, with downloadable activity packs to follow.
Links to resources for schools and outlines a basic bereavement strategy.
Online resources from the Office of the Minister for Youth Affairs, listing research and information on children. Contains links to research publications, databases and key policy documents.
Information pack on supporting bereaved pupils in school, and on supporting bereaved pupils with special needs in school.
A selection of resources compiled by the Guardian newspaper about bereavement in the classroom.
UK-based charity with a range of information and packs to download to help schools to support a child who is bereaved.