Luna Foundation CIC delivered suicide bereavement awareness sessions to education staff and professionals and have developed three useful guides including one for parents and carers
During June and July, Luna Foundation CIC delivered ten suicide bereavement awareness sessions to education staff and professionals who may find themselves supporting a young person who has experienced the suicide loss of a parent or carer. With timely support after parental suicide young people can go on to live fulfilled lives.
Three guides have been produced to help anyone who may be support to a suicide bereaved young person. One is for parents and carers , one is for professionals and the third includes a range of books for different ages, situations and needs, along with short descriptions and recommendations, to help you work out which ones would be most appropriate as you support the young people who has experienced a suicide loss.
- Suicide Bereavement Resource Guide: For parents, carers and professionals supporting children and young people bereaved by suicide LUNA-resource-guide-GM
- Supporting children and young people after the suicide of a parent or carer: A guide for professionals in Greater Manchester LUNA-professionals-GM-final
- Supporting your child after the suicide of a parent or carer: A guide for families in Greater Manchester LUNA-parents-GM-final