What not to say to a grieving child and their family
This week is Children’s Grief Awareness Week UK – which puts a focus on children across the country taking on this very grown-up emotion. It’s sometimes hard to know what to say, you don’t want to say nothing but you also don’t want to say the wrong thing or cause any upset. Here are a […]Read more →
Children in Need and how it helps HOLG
BBC Children in Need provides vital funding to HOLG, by funding our Programme Manager role. Debbie McSwiney stepped into the role two years ago to make sure that all we do for our children and families is researched, planned, run and evaluated. HOLG was originally set-up to provide bereavement support for children aged 6-16 and […]Read more →
A summer of fun and fundraising!
SUMMER FUNDRAISING A very big thank-you to our fundraisers this summer – you’ve all been very active! We had two big events – the Asics 10km event in London and the KM’s Colour Run and plenty of people with lots of energy taking part! Plus some other events and donations too! Asics 10km A 10km […]Read more →
Curry night and live music – join us!
If you like curry and live music, then you won’t want to miss our curry night in October – during National Curry Week! Spice Fusion in Rainham is hosting the event for us and putting on a wonderful menu for you, plus there will also be a live band too. You might even win a […]Read more →