Support for the family A bereaved family may need additional information to help them when supporting a grieving child. The following links give more detail about different aspects of grief and support. Look through the following titles to see what might be most useful for the family. These can be downloaded, printed and shared with a bereaved child's family. > Children's understanding of death at different ages > Explaining to young children that someone has died > What helps grieving children and young people > Supporting bereaved children under 5 years of age > When your partner has died: supporting young children > When a grandparent dies: the impact on children and young people > Explaining funerals, burials and cremation to young children > Explaining miscarriage, stillbirth or the death of a newborn baby to young children Further information can be found in the Support and Information area of our website. Please feel welcome to pass details of our website and helpline to grieving families.