Child Bereavement UK releases impact report as animated film 


Child Bereavement UK has released its 2017-2018 Impact Report as an animated film. The film highlights the impact the charity has made in supporting families and educating professionals when a child grieves and when a child dies.

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“Including parents in the decision-making isn’t the icing on the cake, it is the cake.” – Child Bereavement UK’s Neonatal Palliative and End of Life Care Conference. 


A bereaved couple urged healthcare professionals to engage with parents with greater compassion and understanding, at a conference organised by Child Bereavement UK. The couple shared the story of their baby daughter who died when she was just nine-and-a-half-weeks old.

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Badger’s Parting Gifts 35th Anniversary Edition


Child Bereavement UK have partnered with publisher Andersen Press to provide information and guidance for adults using Susan Varley’s much-loved picture book Badger’s Parting Gifts to help children understand and talk about death.

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Diversity and inclusion in bereavement support conference


250 professionals from across the UK came to Manchester on 15th November to attend a sell-out conference focusing on diversity and inclusion in bereavement support.

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Ben and Marina Fogle become Patrons of Child Bereavement UK


The couple have spoken openly about loss, grief and how to talk to a young family about bereavement, since their son, Willem, was stillborn in 2014.

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Celebrities make an impression at BGC Charity Day for Child Bereavement UK


Celebrities Claudia Winkleman and Rory Bremner represented Child Bereavement UK at the annual BGC Charity Day on 11th September. They joined dozens of other big-name stars who took over the trading floor at BGC Partners, Inc. in Canary Wharf for one day only, to raise millions of pounds for charitable causes.

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“Grief holds no boundary”: Diversity and inclusivity in bereavement support


Child Bereavement UK has put together an innovative conference for professionals. It aims to increase awareness and understanding and promote equality when providing bereavement support and communicating with people from diverse backgrounds. 

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Bank of England hosts bereavement in the workplace awareness training


Bank of England hosted a training evening run by one of its charities of the year, Child Bereavement UK. The event, Supporting your staff and customers through bereavement, was hosted by Deputy Governor for Prudential Regulation, Sam Woods, and attended by Bank staff and representatives from a range of City firms.

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Don your kilt and walk to raise funds for bereaved families


Last year over 7,000 Kiltwalkers raised over £2.3million for their chosen charities and causes in Scotland by taking part in Kiltwalk. This successful event returns this year creating an opportunity for people to raise funds for the causes they care about.

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Local lady to run London Marathon in memory of son


On Sunday 22nd April, Lichfield resident, Vicky Malone will be taking part in the iconic London Marathon in memory of her son, James, who died in 2016 when he was two-and-a-half years old.

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New 2-year partnership with Busy Bees


This week, Busy Bees nurseries across the UK will hold an Elephant’s Tea Party to launch its partnership with charity, Child Bereavement UK, which will run until 2020.

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Unum UK announces new national and local charity partnerships


As of January, two-year long partnerships with national charity Child Bereavement UK, Basingstoke’s Ark Cancer Centre Charity and Dorking’s Halow Project have begun.

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Mary Berry joins #MakeforMum this Mother’s Day


Mary Berry is helping to raise awareness of #MakeforMum for Child Bereavement UK in the run up to Mother’s Day.

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Neonatal doctor is 100,000th professional trained!


Dr Georgia Ekitzidou, Associate Specialist in Neonatal Medicine at The Homerton Hospital, Newham, has become the 100,000th professional trained by Child Bereavement UK.

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Bank of England announces new charities of the year


Samaritans and Child Bereavement UK are thrilled to have been selected as the Bank of England’s Charities of the Year 2017/18.

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The stars come out in aid of bereaved families


A STAR-STUDDED line up of speakers and performers took part in a Christmas Celebration Concert in aid of Child Bereavement UK at Holy Trinity Brompton in London on Thursday 7th December.

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No records of families affected by bereavement in UK


Life Matters task force introduces a series of recommendations to support those affected by bereavement.

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Help for bereaved families at Glasgow’s children’s hospital


New service funded by Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity to benefit families bereaved of a baby or child.

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Join Mary Berry for afternoon tea this November

One More Minute campaign

World-leading psychiatrist shares Complicated Grief expertise

Donate your old £1 coins to local charity

Mary Berry’s trading floor showstopper for Child Bereavement UK

Great North Run beckons for local staff and students

Royal Princes visit Support 4 Grenfell community hub

Baroness Newlove visits bereavement charity in Runcorn

New bereavement service for Glasgow hospital

Jason Watkins becomes Patron of Child Bereavement UK

Runcorn cobbler puts best foot forward for bereaved families

Couple complete marathon in memory of daughter Chloe

Bereaved couple run Marathon in memory of daughter

Bereaved young people give Rio Ferdinand tips on ‘Being Mum and Dad’

Granddaughter donates 3rd generation tea set

Bereaved family take part in #MakeforMum to remember Dad

Learn how to #MakeforMum this Mother’s Day

Marjorie Barlow joins #MakeforMum this Mothering Sunday – will you?

Student Volunteering Week 2017

Changes needed to improve bereavement care

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Newham Centre


Runcorn shoppers provide toys for bereaved children

Christmas Tree Festival supporting Bereaved Children

Lunch with Gary Barlow raises £57k for families in Cheshire

Make a difference this Christmas – donations doubled via BigGive

Making time to listen to bereaved children

School support vital for bereaved pupils

Gary Barlow becomes Patron of Child Bereavement UK

Health Secretary Announces Public Campaign for Safer Pregnancy (on behalf of Our Chance)

Remember a charity in your will

Bereavement Care Network now with 10 partner charities

Sainsbury’s supports local child bereavement charity