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Dying Matters Week: How do we talk to children about death?

Dying Matters Week: How do we talk to children about death?

Blog posts   •   May 13, 2020 08:00 BST

​Preparing a child for the death of a loved one, supporting a child after a loved one has died, or helping a child to prepare for their own death is an important and vital part of the work within children’s hospice services. Many adults find this task extremely difficult and very painful, often bringing to the surface their own experiences of loss.

Dying Matters Week – Play Therapy is essential in helping bereaved children process their grief and loss.

Dying Matters Week – Play Therapy is essential in helping bereaved children process their grief and loss.

News   •   May 11, 2020 11:50 BST

For children especially, grief can be a massive, bewildering issue. Fail to help them deal with it, and the implications for those children and young people.

Dying Matters Awareness Week– Importance of talking about advanced care planning

Dying Matters Awareness Week– Importance of talking about advanced care planning

Blog posts   •   May 11, 2020 08:00 BST

Planning for my care when I am ill has been on my “to do” list for quite some time. You would think in my job I would be reminded of it every day and hasten my efforts to complete writing down my wishes.