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Russell Davison : My Wife, Our Journey , Her Death, Our L...

Russell Davison : My Wife, Our Journey , Her Death, Our Legacy

Russell and Wendy Davison had an incredible life journey together, They had known eachother since they were 12 and believe they are soulmates. Alex spoke to Russell who has given us permission to share his story here. My wife, Wendy Davison (pictured here )died surrounded by the immense love of her family and community on […]

Patricia Sarmiento shares some useful information

As many years as I’ve been in the health field, it’s never been easy to lose someone, whether personally or professionally. Although it’s something many people avoid talking about, death and the grief that follows it are unavoidable.   I was reminded of this recently after losing a lifelong friend who lost her battle with […]

Read :Nancy Borowick – Our story of Love and Loss.

Read :Nancy Borowick – Our story of Love and Loss.

The Family Imprint is an intimate story of my family, as my parents underwent parallel treatments for stage-four cancer. The story is about life and love more than cancer and death. In a sense, it reads and feels like a scrapbook–and is filled with decades of saved loved letters, keepsakes and other clues about our […]

Tribute to my friend Sam

Tribute to my friend  Sam

  In the early days of this website Sam Croxford Sadler was a regular writer, admin and helper. A qualified holistic therapist, Sam wrote regular articles for the website and was instrumental in the development of our monthly magazine. We, Sam and I were the first support service to offer a online magazine for the […]

When Bad Things Happen To Good People.

When Bad Things Happen To Good People.

Talking To Children About Traumatic Events. With today’s social media and ability to report live news as it happens to our TV screens, Mobiles and Pcs  it can be extremely difficult to prevent children from being exposed to scenes that can be traumatic ,disturbing and scary. So what can we say to our children to […]

Listen: Our guest Rose shares her story of bereavement

Listen: Our guest Rose shares her story of bereavement

 Rose joins Alex in our studio. Roses husband died when her daughter was just a few weeks old. Rose talks about how she has enabled her daughter to know the father she can’t remember.

Parental Death About Child Bereavement UK

Parental Death  About Child Bereavement UK

Our vision is for all families to have the support they need to rebuild their lives, when a child grieves or when a child dies. Our mission is to ensure the accessibility of high quality child bereavement support and information to all families and professionals by increasing our reach and plugging the gaps that exist […]

When A Parent Dies

When A Parent Dies

When A Parent Dies Living with bereavement by Alex James   Most of us hope that we will live a long and healthy life, ideally coming to an end when we are too old to care and hopefully gently in our sleep. We accept, because we have to, that with age our bodies will deteriorate […]

Read & Listen Our interview with Alec founder of Wid...

Read & Listen Our interview with Alec founder of Widower After AFE

About Widower After AFE I was widowed in March 2013 at the age of 40. My wife was 39. I had taken her to hospital on a Monday morning at around 10am. Our second son was born just after 7pm that evening. Within an hour of his birth my wife was rushed to theatre and […]

Read :WAY Widowed and Young

Read :WAY  Widowed and Young

WAY Widowed and Young – helping young widows & widowers cope with life after death   Georgia Elms’ life was turned upside down when her husband Jon died suddenly from meningitis at the age of just 38. “Jon went to bed feeling unwell, and woke in the middle of the night a lot worse, so […]