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 Resources

Whilst we are primarily a baby loss charity, we also wanted to provide information, resources and support for anyone who is affected by the loss of a child. If you are here because your precious child has died may we say how sorry we are, and that we send you our deepest sympathy, love and strength at this immensely difficult time. We hope that you find some of the information below helpful for your journey.

 

 

Helplines and Support

 

♥ Child Death Helpline 0800 282 986   Freephone for mobiles 0808 800 6019   www.childdeathhelpline.org.uk  

For anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from prebirth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

 

♥ Compassionate Friends Helpline 0117 953 9639   www.tcf.org.uk  Help & support for bereaved families.

 

♥ Counselling Directory  www.counselling-directory.org.uk Website dedicated to connecting you with a professional counsellor or psychotherapist in your area.

 

♥ Bluebell Foundation www.bluebell.org.uk

 Call 0751 655 6081 or 0784 940 0315 to speak to a Bluebell Practitioner offering support & information in south cumbria.

 

♥ Child Bereavement uk 0800 0288840    www.childbereavement.org.uk 

Freephone support & information for bereaved families.

 

♥ Cruse Bereavement Care  www.cruse.org.uk     Helpline 0844 477 9400

 

♥ Alder Centre 0151 252 5391 www.alderhey.nhs.uk 

Bereavement care services for anyone affected by the death of a child.

 

♥ Mail Preference Service www.mpsonline.org.uk   Free, sympathetic, effective mailings reduction.

 

♥ A Child of Mine www.achildofmine.co.uk

 

♥  Bereavement Advice Centre www.bereavementadvice.org

 

♥  Funeral Services Guide www.funeralservicesguide.com

 

♥  Winston's Wish   www.winstonswish.org.uk 

 

♥ Rainbow Trust   www.rainbowtrust.org.uk

 

 

 

Books

 

We recognise that what is helpful is deeply personal to each individual but we hope that this gives you a starting point.

 

♥ The Bereaved Parent .... by Harriet Sarnoff Schiff

 

♥ Beyond Tears: Living After Losing a Child …. by Ellen Mitchell

 

♥ Healing a Parent's Grieving Heart: 100 Practicle Ideas After Your Child Dies …. by Allan Wolfelt

 

♥ Surviving the Loss of a Child: Support for Grieving Parents …. by Elizabeth B Brown

 

♥ Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations for Working Through Grief …. by Martha Whitmore Hickman

 

♥ The Worst Loss: How Families Heal from the Death of a Child …. by Barbara D Rosof

 

♥ After the Darkest Hour the Sun Will Shine Again: A Parent's Guide to coping with the Loss of a Child …. by Elizabeth Mehren

 

♥ What Forever Means After the Death of a Child…. by Kay Talbot

 

♥ Aspects of Loss: A Companion for Bereaved Parents & Their Families …. by Gill Hartley

 

♥ Back To Life: Your Personal Guidebook To Grief Recovery …. by Jennie Wright

 

♥ Angel Catcher: A Grieving Journal: A journal of Loss and Remembrance …. by Kathy Eldon

 

♥ A Broken Heart Still Beats : After Your Child Dies …. by Anne McCracken & Mary Semel

 

♥ The Death of a Child …. by Peter Stanford

 

♥ How to Survive the Loss of a Child …. by Catherine M Sanders

 

♥ The Grieving Garden: Living with the Death of a Child …. by Suzanne Redfern & Susan Gilbert

 

 

Websites

 

♥ Care For The Family   The death of a child, of any age, brings heartbreak and devastation. Whether your child died recently or some time ago, Care For The Family offers Bereaved Parent Support to help you find hope, healing, peace, and a way forward. Look here for articles and personal stories from others who have faced a similar loss. You can also find out about their telephone befriending service and events especially for bereaved parents. 

 

♥ Grief Encounter  Helping bereaved children and families address the difficult issues surrounding death and help make sense of the hurt, confusion, and to help them find ways out of the abyss of grief.  

 

♥ Recover-From-Grief  Healing through creative grieving.