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Dragonfly tale helps bereaved children

Our latest Dragonfly Group met this week for the final time, and it is lovely for me to see the children open up about their feelings of loss after the death of their loved one. Here at St Richard’s we understand how illness and bereavement can cause enormous changes for a family, and that children… Read more »

Bereaved children store treasured memories

St Richard’s Hospice understands that a life-threatening illness can cause enormous changes within a family and that children have very specific needs to help them through the bereavement process. Children can have difficulty understanding what has happened to their loved one and that the dead person cannot come back. This can be challenging for parents… Read more »

Supporting the Family

Update: Family Support during Coronavirus pandemic While we are unable to meet face-to-face, due to social distancing measures, the Family Support Team continues to support patients and loved ones from afar. The team is offering remote support over the telephone, via video calls and social media – and is even enabling patient support groups to… Read more »