How to support grieving parents after the loss of a baby

A child dying is incredibly difficult to process, not only for the bereaved parents, but also their family and friends. Providing support after baby loss — whether from miscarriage or death after baby is born — is essential but it can be hard to know what to say or do to show that they have…

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Mums & Tots: How to help children when a loved one dies

It’s an inevitable part of life that at some point we will lose people we love. It’s hard enough for us as adults to process someone dying. Grief for children can be both similar and different from adults. I reached out to some parent bloggers for their advice. Whether your family has lost someone recently…

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Baby Loss Awareness Week: One mum’s story

Baby Loss Awareness Week takes place every 9-15 October and highlights the impact of baby loss. It’s an opportunity to get support and learn how you can help those who have experience baby loss. Here, Jennifer Reid shares her story of loss. At the end of the article, you’ll find resources and upcoming events. Get…

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Mental Health Round-up: Suicide, Rape & Stigma

It appears that Spring has most definitely sprung upon us with actual sunshine and everything. As I’m recovering from my Easter egg hangover, I’ve been in the garden willing all of those little vitamin D’s to jump into my skin while I wait another few agonising weeks for my meds to be changed over. My only…

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Being Positive – BiB Fresh Voice Finalist

Benjamin Brooks-Dutton has only been writing Life as a widower since January this year and he already has a widespread audience both UK and international all of whom in one way or another are connected with grief for the loss of someone they loved very much. Ben has made the finalist list of the Fresh…

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