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Lunch & Learn: Bereavement Series

Learning From Bereavement Experiences During COVID-19 

Time to Reflect a study by Irish Hospice Foundation 

Time to Reflect is a survey commissioned by Irish Hospice Foundation to explore the impact of COVID-19 and public health measures on the bereavement experiences of the Irish population during this time. 

Learning From Bereavement Experiences During COVID-19 will give an overview of how the findings and recommendations are informed by and support a public health model approach to bereavement care in Ireland. 

Learning Outcomes 

On completion of this Lunch & Learn event, you will be better able to: 

  • Discuss the key recommendations from the Time to Reflect report (IHF 2023), as they relate to the field of bereavement 
  • Identify ways in which the report’s key recommendations can be used to support your work 
  • Discuss what the findings indicate to bereavement care providers in terms of Prolonged Grief Disorder  
  • Summarise how IHF are using the report findings to inform key policy makers 

Date: Thursday, 20th June 2024
Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Online via Zoom

This is a free webinar, but booking is required.


Avril Easton, Advocacy Manager at Irish Hospice Foundation
Avril is responsible for developing IHF’s advocacy and policy agenda and has led on research projects on a range of issues relating to dying, death and bereavement. Avril has been working in political and self advocacy within the NGO sector for the last two decades.