Death of Your Child
You might be looking for ways to explain the death in your family, information on how to prepare a child for the funeral or how you can support a student in your class who has experienced a death. Learning the words to use can be difficult but so important when dealing with death. Let our resources guide you as you support your family or the children and families with whom you are working. Below are links to valuable resources concerning the loss of a child.
- Fernside - Supporting children and families through grief
- Growth House, Inc., provides this award-winning portal as your international gateway to resources for life-threatening illness and end of life care.
- Compassionate Friends "The Compassionate Friends is about transforming the pain of grief into the elixir of hope. It takes people out of the isolation society imposes on the bereaved and lets them express their grief naturally. With the shedding of tears, healing comes. And the newly bereaved get to see people who have survived and are learning to live and love again."
- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
- Turning Grief into Hope