Tailored Yarn

I have recently discovered Tailored Yarn. Tailored Yarn is the incredible creation of Gillian Seale. Gillian writes and illustrates children’s stories, but these are unique children’s stories, covering a topic that most people unfortunately tend to shy away from – terminal illness, death and bereavement. Tailored Yarn is a community focused (not for profit) business… Read More Tailored Yarn

NEW BOOK LIST AVAILABLE – Story Books to Support Children with Death, Bereavement, Grief & Loss.

I have compiled a detailed list of story books to help support children (including those with special educational needs and/or diabilities) with the issues of death, bereavement, grief and loss. Books are organised into the following categories: Death & bereavement Death of mother Death of father Death of a sibling Death of grandparent Death in… Read More NEW BOOK LIST AVAILABLE – Story Books to Support Children with Death, Bereavement, Grief & Loss.

Covid-19 support & resources for individuals with SEND

There is a  wealth of advice and support from Winston’s Wish here including: Talking to children about coronavirus Telling children someone is seriously ill Telling a child someone has died from coronavirus How to say goodbye when a funeral isn’t possible Ways to manage your anxiety about coronavirus How schools can support children Further advice… Read More Covid-19 support & resources for individuals with SEND

Good Grief! 2 new training dates in Somerset

Child Bereavement, Grief & Loss Training This one day course will provide you with the confidence and tools needed to support children experiencing bereavement, grief and loss. The day includes: • understanding children’s perceptions of death • the impact of grief & loss on children • building a tool-kit of responses & resources for supporting… Read More Good Grief! 2 new training dates in Somerset