Anam Cara, a group that supports bereaved parents is offering a new online resource for grieving parents during the present pandemic.
The resource can be accessed through the Anam Cara website homepage and will offer some support and solace to recently bereaved parents.
The organisation’s CEO Sharon Vard says Anam Cara understand the additional challenges that bereaved parents now face throughout the Covid 19 virus emergency and the subsequent restrictions on funerals
The videos feature Brid Carroll, an experienced psychotherapist who has worked with families through bereavement and loss for many years. Brid is also the Chairperson of the Irish Child Bereavement Network. She talks about the impact and challenges of the intense grief and devastation for parents and siblings after the death of a child, of any age and through all circumstances.
Sharon spoke to Midwest News today about the new resource.