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The Good Grief Trust - Grief Awareness Week 2nd-8th December 2019


Next week (2nd-8th December 2019) is National Grief Awareness Week and as part of this The Good Grief Trust are encouraging people to #OpenUpToGrief.

The Good Grief Trust www.thegoodgrieftrust.org exists to help all those suffering grief in the UK. They aim to find the bereaved, acknowledge their grief and provide reassurance, a virtual hand of friendship and ongoing support.

Their vision is to bring all bereavement services together around the country, to ensure that everyone receives the support they need to move forward with their lives.

With over half a million deaths in the uk every year, at some time in our lives ALL of us will be affected by grief and none of us know how we will react to the death of someone close until it happens.

The aim of The Good Grief Trust is to develop the UK’s leading fully comprehensive online bereavement support website, to provide support both for the bereaved, whether you have lost a partner, child, parent, grandparent, sibling or friend and for the health professionals who support them.

Run by the bereaved, for the bereaved, they aim to bring bereavement into the 21st Century and offer a fresh new insight into the way grief is managed in our country.

They aim to encourage talking about grief in a more honest, straightforward way, help to make the pain a little more bearable for those at the early stages and offer inspiration and hope to the bereaved further along their own grief ‘journey’.

These are some of the ways you can get in touch with them

email - hello@thegoodgrieftrust.org

Social Media; Please message them for any help with bespoke signposting via their popular Facebook community page - they will endeavour to reply within a few hours https://www.facebook.com/thegoodgrieftrust/

DM them on Twitter - https://twitter.com/goodgrieftrust

DM them on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/thegoodgrieftrust/

Visit their website - www.thegoodgrieftrust.org





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