The group met as usual on the 3rd Thursday of the month. In addition to our 3 facilitators 13 parents attended (Mums and Dads) including 2 new mums who shared stories of their children. Tears were shed and lots of tea and biscuits consumed. Pictures of our children were hung on the photo tree and candles burned throughout the meeting. We … Read More
Craig Price, Mark Little, Anthony Steed and Simon Goodall from Denbigh School Milton Keynes completed the FixAddiction Triathlon on 16 July at Dorney Rowing Lake, Windsor raising over £600. Many thanks to the team and everyone who supported them – you can contribute to their fundraising efforts at www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/mkbpg The group will use these funds to continue supporting local bereaved parents.
Our Next meeting will be on Thursday 18th August @ 7.30pm – Any parent who have suffered the loss of a child is welcome to come and talk or just listen to other bereaved parents talk about how they cope, their thoughts and fears. Please contact us if you would like assistance with transport to attend.
On Sat 25th June the group are having a drop in session from 10am- 1pm @ Margaret Powell House, Midsummer Boulevard MK9 3BN for anyone who has experienced the loss of a child (Mums and Dads) who may like to talk to someone or find out more about what the group do and support it offers. All are welcome to come, … Read More
Families and friends met on a Sunday afternoon in December to decorate our 8 foot tall tree in the gardens of Woburn Abbey with stars dedicated to our children who are no longer with us and would not be home for Christmas. Mulled wine, hot chocolate, mince pies and a choir quietly singing carols created a calming atmosphere where everyone … Read More
Our November meeting spent some time making Christmas Tree decorations with photos of our angles inside each one. The Tree was part of the 3 day Christmas Tree Festival hosted by St Michael’s church in Woburn Sands.
Christmas can be a difficult time for bereaved families and we spent our November meeting making Christmas Tree decorations with photos of our angles inside each one. The Tree was part of the 3 day Christmas Tree Festival hosted by St Michaels church in Woburn Sands.
Parents gathered together at the community hall in Greenleys for a summer BBQ event with their other children to allow the families to meet on an informal basis and for siblings who had also experienced the loss of a brother or sister to spend time together, complete craft activities and realise that they were not alone. During the afternoon we … Read More