Supporting pupils following a sudden and traumatic death – Seminar for schools 16th October 2017

Date: Monday 16th October 2017         Time: 9:30 am – 2:00 pm  (Seminar: 9.30am – 12pm   Consultations with Child Bereavement UK practitioners: 12pm – 2pm)

Venue: Fire and Rescue Training and Development Centre, Cassidy Close, Manchester M4 5HU

In the wake of the recent atrocity in Manchester, Child Bereavement UK are providing this session for school staff to support them in their interactions with pupils and parents following these tragic events.

Child Bereavement UK are aware of the important role familiar trusted adults play in supporting bereaved children, and that children spend a huge proportion of their time within school environment. Many parents will also seek advice from school staff in helping their children make sense of what has happened.

Details of the day:

The seminar will cover topics including managing sudden and traumatic loss and grief within the school community which will be immediately followed by one-to-one consultation to address individual concerns with Child Bereavement UK practitioners.

All schools attending will also have access to the Child Bereavement UK online learning package so the training can be cascaded to all delegates thanks to generous funding from a charitable trust.

Who should attend:

This day is specifically for education professionals and school staff from the North West.

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Delegate fee:

Thanks to generous funding from a charitable trust, Child Bereavement UK are able to provide this seminar free of charge to school staff from the North West.


If you would like to book a place, please book your place online, or complete and return the booking form.

If you need any further details or to check your eligibility, please email the training department or call 01494 568909.

Keep in touch:

If you are interested in attending training but can’t attend these sessions or are not in the area specified, Child Bereavement UK 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 at


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