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13/04/2017

Synecore commits to raise 25K for HOLG

Published by Caroline, 13 Apr 2017

M&E Contractor Synecore has set an objective to raise £25,000 for local children’s charity, Holding On Letting Go. Synecore, based in Detling, near Maidstone will take part in fundraising activities and offer sponsorship to the charity that supports grieving children from the ages 6-16 and their families in the Kent region. “It has been an ambition […]

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29/03/2017

Holding On Letting Go says talking is vital for grieving children after Rio Ferdinand documentary

Published by Caroline, 29 Mar 2017

A charity which helps bereaved children in Medway has stressed the importance of allowing grieving youngsters to express their feelings, following a BBC documentary starring Rio Ferdinand. The programme, called being Mum and Dad aired on BBC One last night, and the footballer spoke about how he is still coming to terms with the death […]

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06/01/2017

2016 review

Published by Caroline, 6 Jan 2017

During 2016 we held seven bereavement support weekends, two in Broadstairs, one in Rochester and four in Sittingbourne. One of these weekends was specifically for those bereaved by suicide and traumatic death. We have directly supported over 150 bereaved children and young people, and their families, and provided telephone advice to many more, as well […]

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30/11/2016

November weekend

Published by Ess, 30 Nov 2016

Our November bereavement support weekend was held at Upton Primary School in Broadstairs. We welcomed eight young people and one guide dog for the weekend. Visually impaired Harry brought his guide dog Jolly to assist him. Jolly was a huge hit with volunteers and children alike and behaved impeccably throughout. During the course of the […]

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