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Supporting children through Grief and Bereavement

Supporting young children with the loss of a loved one:

Grief and Bereavement


Below are some very useful documents which give adults strategies on how to support children processing grief.

'Saying goodbye' offers strategies after someone has died, including seeing the body, attending the funeral and memorial services. 

'Growing around Grief' offers a simple way to describe how grief feels to younger children. 


If you'd like further information or support, please visit which is a charity set up for bereaved children. 

  • Barley Close Community Primary School
  • Barley Close, Mangotsfield, Bristol
  • United Kingdom, BS16 9DL
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