Who should attend?

All those whose work brings them into contact with grieving children and young people, in whatever capacity.

7 December 2021: 09.00 - 12.00

20 January 2022: 09.00 - 12.00

22 February: 09.00 - 12.00

24 March 2022: 14.00 - 17.00 

This 3 hour interactive online workshop will explore the experience of bereavement for children and young people and what is needed to support them in their grief.

Learning Outcomes

You will:

  • increase your awareness of how children and young people understand and respond to loss, death and bereavement across the age range
  • gain an understanding of the theories of loss and mourning in relation to children and young people
  • develop knowledge of practical strategies and gain greater confidence in supporting bereaved children and young people
  • consider the potential impact on you when coming alongside bereaved children and young people
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other support organisations and resources that can support bereaved families



Book here

We encourage prospective participants to consider their own experience of loss and how it might affect them during training. Generally speaking, our training is not usually suited to anyone who has suffered a recent, significant personal loss or bereavement.

For further information please email the Training Department or call us on 01494 568925.

Keep in Touch

If you are interested in attending this type of training but can’t attend these sessions, we can we keep in touch with you, just by email, to give you updates about our upcoming training, special events and conferences. If you wish to receive these please sign-up online.