Dragonflies offers free support to children aged 0-18 years old and their families who are experiencing pre or post bereavement.
Dragonflies provides creative therapeutic activities and group discussions delivered by trained staff and volunteers. They have 3 support groups available:
- 0-5 years old – Children and parent/carers group one off group and telephone/individual support.
- 5-18 years old – A peer support group for children and young people offering 8 weekly 1 hour sessions
- Parent/Carers Support group – Bereavement awareness for parents and carers; these are 8 weekly 1 hour sessions and run alongside the peer groups
ONE TO ONE COUNSELLING THERAPY SESSIONS
These free sessions are offered by volunteer student counsellors
- 15-18 years old – 1 to 1 sessions 12 weekly 50 minute sessions