Maria Costello, Bereavement care liaison officer for the midlands will talk about ‘Helping hands on the journey through bereavement‘ in Mullingar Library on Thursday Nov 18th at 7 pm. The talk aims to acquaint people with the supports and resources available following bereavement and how to access these.
Athlone library will host ‘Talking about bereavement’, with Rita Kelly SRN on Wednesday December 1st
For more details on these talks contact Athlone library on 090 6442157 or Westmeath Library on 044 9332161
Further information on level 1 bereavement support, including the Irish Hospice Foundation bereavement leaflets and resources is also available on the Irish Hospice Foundation website HERE
The brochure for the Irish Hospice Foundation’s bereavement workshop schedule for 2011 is now available. The workshop programme begins on January 20th and runs until June 30th and is aimed at professionals or volunteers working with bereaved people. Workshops qualify for post registration category 1 approval from An Bord Altranais
Topics new to the schedule for 2011 include; Schools & loss and Communicating in difficult circumstances for non-clinical staff.
Full details and descriptions of all featured workshops and booking details are available in the Brochure