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Getting Through It – Jason Watkins

Getting Through It – Jason Watkins   Jason Watkins talks to the Guardian about the sudden death of their daughter, Maude and how he and Clara found help to get through. Click to view the article in the Guardian here.   SLOW is a local bereavement charity and can provide support here in Islington and North London for anyone […]

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The grief facing Charlie Gard’s parents

The grief facing Charlie Gard’s parents   It’s hard to imagine that anyone caught up in the maelstrom of the media from a personal tragedy still has to go through a long, hard grieving process. The extra pressures the attention brings to the situation are bad enough.   This excellent article in Newsweek by Jessica Firger looks […]

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SUPPORT GROUP FACILITATOR – we are looking to recruit a Facilitator

SUPPORT GROUP FACILITATOR SLOW, a charity supporting bereaved families, is actively looking to recruit a Facilitator to move the organisation to its next level. SLOW Currently based in Islington SLOW (Surviving the Loss of Your World) has offered emotional and practical support to bereaved families that have lost a child in any circumstances for over […]

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Tough Mudder 2017 - Slow Group Charity Islington North London

Tough Mudder raises £13,700 for SLOW

Tough Mudder raises £13,700 for SLOW This is an amazing achievement for a group of 19 young, very committed people.   A close knit group of family and friends from Muswell Hill, who have been supported by SLOW, and have pushed themselves through the mud, literally, to help us help many more bereaved parents and […]

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Rock N Roll Madrid - Slow Group bereavement charity Islington North London

Rock N Roll Madrid update

On the 24th April, Kate, Ellen and Carolyn ran a half marathon in Madrid to fundraise for us.   We are extremely grateful to the three of them and will update on the amount raised shortly. SLOW is a local bereavement charity and can provide support here in Islington and North London for anyone affected by the loss […]

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The Language of Bereavement and Grief

The Language of Bereavement and Grief from BBC Radio 4’s Word of Mouth.     I came across this program by Michael Rosen from 2013 again and thought it would be good to add a link to it from the site.   Michael talks to psychologists, teachers, hospice workers and childrens charities about grieving and […]

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