Alicia, Ben and Vanessa

Alicia’s husband Hong died suddenly, aged 46, from pneumonia septic shock. Here Alicia talks about how Child Bereavement UK supported her and her children Ben and Vanessa, now aged nine and three, following the death of their father. Read more

Eamon and Jenna

Eamon’s wife Sasha died from breast cancer when their daughters Ella and Jenna were eight and five years old. Eamon and Jenna talk about the impact of Sasha’s death on the family and how they’ve been supported by Child Bereavement UK. Read more

Katherine and Finlay

Katherine talks about her experience following the death of her former husband, Ken, by suicide in 2012, and the support she received from Child Bereavement UK with her children, Morgan and Finlay. Read more

Kayleigh

Kayleigh talks about her mum, who died from cancer when Kayleigh was 14 years old, and how she’s been supported by Child Bereavement UK. Read more

Keeley

When she was nine years old, Keeley’s mother died. Keeley, now aged 14, talks about her mother’s death and the support she has received from Child Bereavement UK and being part of the charity’s Young People’s Advisory Group. Read more

Rebecca and Olivia

Sisters, Rebecca and Olivia, talk about their experience following the death of their mother from breast cancer when they were small children, and the support they have received from Child Bereavement UK. Read more