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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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18/11/2016

Holding On Letting Go Charity on Children In Need

Published by Ess, 18 Nov 2016

Holding On Letting Go has been partially funded by Children In Need for several years, but this year was the first time we have been approached by BBC South East to be one of the featured charities in the run-up to BBC’s live broadcast on 18 November 2016. The BBC film crew attended our bereavement […]

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20/09/2016

Holding On Letting Go Children’s Bereavement Support Programme

Published by Ess, 20 Sep 2016

Holding On Letting Go is a charity providing support to bereaved children , young people and their families throughout Kent and Medway. This video was filmed at one of our bereavement support weekends, taking a look at some of the activities and meeting children and young people as they talk about their memories. We also […]

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