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26/03/2020

How to help your children through the worries of Coronavirus

Published by Caroline, 26 Mar 2020

Many of the bereaved children we meet, are worried about someone else they know dying. At the moment, they and other children, might be worried about coronavirus – and this is completely normal and logical…we are all worried and children pick up on this. For a bereaved child, they may be thinking about someone else […]

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26/03/2020

COVID19 – fundraising update

Published by Caroline, 26 Mar 2020

As you will have already guessed, most of our fundraising events for the next few months have been cancelled. Some have been rescheduled and others cancelled, some we are waiting for new dates for, but our fundraising officers Caroline Gaskin and Pam Meller are working hard behind the scenes to find alternative ways to fundraise. […]

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26/03/2020

Coronavirus: We’re still here for those who need us

Published by Caroline, 26 Mar 2020

A note from our CEO, Caroline Ford: “Holding On Letting Go has revised how we provide services to the families we help and support. “The main thing to know, is that our services will not be cut at all – simply delivered in a different way, to make sure families are supported through bereavement with […]

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28/02/2020

Every little helps – especially £15,000 from Tesco!

Published by Caroline, 28 Feb 2020

We’re celebrating after being given a £15,000 grant from Tesco. Kent was allocated £100,000 from the supermarket giant’s Bags of Help charity donation scheme and asked shoppers to vote for their charity of choice by popping blue tokens into the collection boxes at the county’s stores. They were all counted up at the end of […]

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