Here we have a variety of links which may be useful in addressing your needs.
The children and their families, from Ireland and 22 European countries, take part in a unique programme recognised by the medical world as playing an important part in their recovery from serious illness.
Laura Lynn Children’s Hospice will bring comfort, peace and happiness to terminally ill children, their parents and their siblings. It may give some meaning to why our girls have had to leave us so soon.
The Compassionate Friends is to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age and to provide information to help others be supportive.
We believe that young people don’t need to be given a voice. They already have one and a strong one at that. What they need are channels and platforms for participation and active citizenship.
Samaritans provides 24-hour emotional support to anyone experiencing distress, despair or suicidal thought. Established in Ireland in 1962, there are now twenty Samaritans branches across Ireland.
Console is a Registered Charity supporting and helping people bereaved through suicide. We respect each individual’s unique journey through the grieving process following their tragic loss.
We are Advocates who campaign for greater rights for Victimsof Homicide, their families and friends. We bring together families bereaved by homicide including those affected by Murder, Manslaughter and Fatal Assault.
Strangeboat.org is a website created as a dedication to the humanity and selflessness of all organ donors, and to achnowledge the great courage and determination shown by all involved in the movement in the face of great personal adversity and challenge.
The Citizens Information Board (formerly Comhairle) is responsible for supporting the provision of information, advice and advocacy on a wide range of social and civil services.
We offer support, guidance and information on all aspects of being a parent and the reassurance that, whatever the problem, you’re not the first parent to face it. Sometimes, all you could need is a listening ear.
Rainbows is a non profit making, international organisation that provides curricula for establishing peer support groups for children, youth and adults who have experienced a death, separation, divorce or other painful transition in their family.
Bee for Battens is a place where families and persons affected by Battens Disease can come together to help raise awareness about this devastating condition whilst providing support for one another.
Feileacain is a new not for profit organisation that aims to provide support to anyone affected by the death of a baby during pregnancy or shortly after. We ourselves are a group of bereaved parents who came together to offer hope and support to others who may need our help in the future.