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Slow Group Charity Islington North London

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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grief - Slow Group Charity Islington North London

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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bereaved parents - Slow Group Charity Islington North London

An update on identifying Sepsis in the US

We’ve focussed on raising awareness of sepsis blood poisoning and the difficulties of recognising Sepsis quickly enough, particularly in children.   We are very keen to support the current Government initiative to bring it to everyone in the medical world’s attention and it was interesting to see how working to make medical practitioners fully aware of the […]

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Slow Group Charity Islington North London

The Grief Of The Parents: A Lifetime Journey

“Children are not supposed to die …”     There is an excellent article on athealth.com about the grief of parents. If you would like to read it, click here for the article. SLOW is a local bereavement charity and can provide support here in Islington and North London for anyone affected by the loss of a child or sibling. […]

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