BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Supporting Children through Coronavirus - Advice & Guidance
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National Freephone Helpline*: 08088 020 021 (open 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday)
ASK email support: firstname.lastname@example.org
Crisis Messenger: Text WW to 85258 (available 24/7)
Online chat: click here (available 12-4pm, Wednesdays and Fridays)
Information, advice and guidance on supporting bereaved children and young people during the coronavirus outbreak.
Bereavement support during coronavirus
Being cut off from family, friends and communities because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is difficult for everyone, but especially for children, young people and families who are grieving for a loved one. On our website you’ll find advice and guidance from the experienced team at Winston’s Wish on supporting children through coronavirus, including information on topics such as telling a child someone is seriously ill or has died from coronavirus, how schools can support bereaved students and how to say goodbye if you can’t attend a funeral.
Useful coronavirus information and resources
We have brought together a selection of useful information and resources relating to coronavirus which you may find useful in helping to support children and young people struggling with bereavement or loss during the outbreak.