In Ireland 80 people die each day.
30,000 (CSO 2015) people die in Ireland each year
These are the parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles & siblings of our 1.2 million children.
Approximately, 10 persons on average can be impacted by each death
If one child was affected by a death: 30,000 children can experience bereavement in any one year.
If two children were affected by a death: 60,000 children can experience bereavement in any one year.
Bereavement Weekly Programme
The weekly topics for the Bereavement Programme are:
• Week 1: Getting to Know you
• Week 2. Feelings
• Week 3. Someone Has Died
• Week 4. Memories
• Week 5 Anger
• Week 6 Big Feelings
• Week 7 Support1
• Week 8 Support2
• Week 9 Closing