San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
To develop a greater understanding of the effects of bereavement by suicide on families and children.
- to increase awareness of the particular complications of this type of loss
- to develop greater confidence in providing support and communicating with families and children
- to gain information regarding suicide facts and the myths and gain a better understanding of those more at risk of attempting suicide
- to increase awareness of the effect on us when working with those bereaved by suicide
- to explore and develop our self-awareness and support for ourselves
- to gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available
When & Where
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.