Topic: Bereavement

Coping with the Coronavirus: Bereavement

Resource description: An Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust created leaflet for people who have lost a loved-one, friend, relative or other significant person and relationship because of the Coronavirus, and for those who are helping someone else who is coping with a death. Link to resource: Read or download the PDF Topic: Bereavement Audience: Everyone Resource format: PDF

How to have difficult conversations about dying

Resource description: This document by NHS Scotland supports clinicians to reflect on how to have difficult conversations about dying with patients using visual depictions. Link to resource: Read or download the PDF Topic: Bereavement Audience: Health professionals Resource format: PDF

Talking to People about Dying during the Pandemic

Resource description: During the COVID-19 pandemic we are faced with a potentially life threatening situation to some of the population, with many others being unwell. This guidance is helps support mental health workers to navigate the topics of dying, grief and bereavement when working in inpatient or community settings. Link to resource: Read or download the PDF Topic: Bereavement Audience: Health professionals Resource format: PDF

COVID-19: Resources for bereavement organisations

Resource description: Childhood Bereavement Network provide resources to support bereavement services during the pandemic, including adapting services, managing resources, and supporting grieving children and families the outbreak. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Topic: Bereavement Audience: Health and social care leaders and Health professionals Resource format: Webpage

COVID-19: Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People

Resource description: Childhood Bereavement Network provide guidance for adults supporting grieving children and young people during this outbreak. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Topic: Advice: Children and Young People and Bereavement Audience: Everyone and Parents and carers Resource format: Webpage

Coping with bereavement

Resource description: Age UK provide guidance on how to cope with a range of feelings after the death of a loved one, including fear, anger and guilt. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Topic: Bereavement Audience: Everyone Resource format: Webpage