Bereavement awareness training - follow-up resources The resources listed below are open source and free to download. We hope they help to reinforce some the learning gained in the recent webinar you attended. They also offer ideas to share and consider when working with young people and families who may have experienced bereavement and are finding it difficult in managing their grief. Working with bereaved families Includes information on supporting children when someone important to them has died, or is dying, and information for those working in medical settings on how to support families facing the death of a baby or child. Coronavirus information This page brings together information including ideas for families on holding a funeral or ceremony when you cannot meet and a section on supporting pupils during this time. Information on a whole range of specific bereavement-related topics Includes downloadable PDF versions which could be shared with staff to help inform and structure plans of support. Short guidance films 30 succinct films on a topics ranging from: how to support a grieving young child; and explaining to a child that someone has died by suicide; to guidance on returning to work after the death of a baby or child. Resources for adults supporting bereaved children and young people Includes books and resources for adults supporting bereaved children and families, including those with special educational and additional needs. Supporting bereaved Gypsy and Traveller families For the education sector Education providers play an important role in young people’s wellbeing. Our resources can equip education professionals to support children and young people through bereavement. See our dedicated sections on our website for the education sector – Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Further/Higher Education which include resources such as Managing Bereavement - A Guide for Schools; Managing a Sudden Death and a free online training resource, developed in partnership with the London Grid for Learning: Supporting a Bereaved Pupil. We also have guidance for Education professionals to help with Returning to School: A different normal. Child Bereavement UK national Helpline and Live Chat See also: Booked Telephone Support Child Bereavement UK regional support services In light of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, please see the latest information on how we are currently operating our services. Find other organisations near you Search our directory of UK and Ireland organisations offering support to bereaved families, and to professionals. Most or all organisations will be affected by the coronavirus pandemic, and so you need to click through to each service's own website to check what support they can currently provide. Please feel free to share the above resources within your community and with colleagues. If you have any further queries about the webinar or the resources provided above, please email our training team Sign up to receive Training Alerts: If you would like to receive regular emails that will include any upcoming Child Bereavement UK training, special events and conferences, please sign up to our mailing list.