There are many different types of loss: loss of health, of employment, marital breakdown, divorce and death. How we react to loss will be different for everyone. For most people there is a period of intense, fluctuating reactions that ease over time. Other people can experience intense reactions to their grief that are prolonged.
Grief and loss impact everyone differently and can affect us in ways that are:
This site provides information to help you understand more about the grieving process including
- How to cope
- How to help someone who is bereaved
- Information for professionals supporting the bereaved
- Bereavement Resources
- Bereavement News & Updates
Grief & Loss During COVID-19
COVID-19 restrictions, mean some of the ways we traditionally mark our grief are no longer possible. In response to the pandemic, we have also set up our Care & Inform hub which includes a new series of resources on grief and loss to support those grieving in these exceptional times.