Every year in May, Dying Matters Leeds host an Awareness Week, which gives an unparalleled opportunity to place the importance of […]Read more
Dying Matters Leeds Community Grant Fund Application process is now open...
Dying Matters Week 14 - 20 May 2018Closing Date 28 February - apply now!
Let’s talk about… Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People in Leeds
Half-day conference | 29 January 2018Book now
2018 Monthly Special Interest Group Talks out now!
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Welcome to Leeds Bereavement Forum
We are a small charity based in Leeds which works to develop and improve bereavement services in the city.
- We signpost individuals to the most appropriate bereavement service either locally or nationally. You do not need to be referred to us, our service is free and open to all
- We provide training, information, events and conferences to people who work in the area of bereavement to support their professional development. We work in partnership with organisations across the city to improve the provision of bereavement services
- We campaign to help people talk more openly about dying, death and bereavement and to make plans for the end of life. We work in partnership with Dying Matters nationally and locally
In partnership with Leeds City Council we offer Basic Bereavement Skills training free to vol groups in Leeds… https://t.co/lWkEwTwHcL
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Date: Monday 29 January 2018 Time: 1pm-4pm (with registration and refreshments from 12.30pm) Venue: Lord Mayor’s Banqueting Hall, Civic Hall, Calverley […]Read more
We are delighted to announce that Leeds Bereavement Forum will be holding further Death Cafés in 2018. Working in partnership with Leeds Libraries, we […]Read more
Leeds Bereavement Forum continue to offer our series of free monthly lunchtime Special Interest Group talks about different issues surrounding death, dying […]Read more
Our Basic Bereavement Skills training is available to a wide range of groups and individuals working with bereaved people in general […]Read more
Our Basic Bereavement Skills training is available to a wide range of groups and individuals working with the bereaved in general settings such as health and social care, housing support, adult care, volunteer bereavement workers, faith and community groups. We have provided training to over 300 people in the last year.
The three hour session introduces some of the basic theories about the grieving process and develops skills and awareness in a small group through exercises and discussion.Read more
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