People who are grieving need support through many different channels. Our networks and support materials can help guide you and offer you help and solace when you need it most.

If you’re unsure where to look or what you might need please call our Bereavement Support Line where our trained volunteers are ready to listen and can offer guidance and care.  

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bereavement support networks

Finding Bereavement Support

Grief is a normal part of experiencing loss  and everyone grieves differently. For those who require additional support, resources are available.

books on grief and loss

Books on Grief and Loss

Our IHF librarian recommends books about grief and loss that cover a range of experiences and relationships for both adults and children

podcasts grief loss

Podcasts on Grief and Loss

If you are grieving, listening is often easier than reading at a time when it can be difficult to focus.

Rosabel's Rooms

Rosabel's Rooms

Rosabel’s Rooms is a child loss project, in partnership with us here at IHF, that is reaching out to bereaved parents and families all over Ireland.

bereavement events

Bereavement Events

Upcoming events and recordings of past events including Grieving in Exceptional Times and our annual Living with Loss event.

Bereavement Support Line

Our free Bereavement Support Line, in partnership with the HSE, is there if you're grieving and need comfort, connection and support right now.