San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Scottish Schools' Conference
Anticipating a death in the school community – let's talk about it
This conference is designed specifically for professionals working directly in schools and within the education sector as a whole and is a unique opportunity to learn directly from bereaved young people and from professionals.
Proposed programme is to include:
Stewart Wilson, Chief Executive of Cruse Bereavement Care Scotland will be our Chair for the day with Mark McDonald MSP, Minister for Childcare and Early Years as our keynote speaker.
- Identifying and supporting young carers
- The power of stories
- Creative ways – a collective approach
- Supporting children with life-limiting conditions
- Including death within the school curriculum
- Grief in a digital age.
“I really felt I was able to engage, and came away from the course invigorated, bursting with ideas, and desperate to share the experience with colleagues.”
“Really insightful and helpful. It has made a big difference to what I understand about bereavement and my knowledge of how to approach and support pupils and parents.”
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Child Bereavement UK
Child Bereavement UK is recognised as the UK's leading provider of training for professionals working with bereaved families across the UK.
We support families and educate professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement.
Currently the charity trains around 8,000 professionals each year across health care, social care, education, the emergency services and the voluntary sector. It also provides a national support and information service, award-winning resources, an interactive website and family bereavement support in locations around the UK.