While there is no miracle cure for bereavement, there are ways to help understand what is happening and to find ways to move forward. On this page you will find various short advice papers that provide thoughts on the various challenges that will be faced.
The time that immediately follows a death can be a roller coaster ride. Feelings of shock and despair are opposed by the hectic rate at which arrangements unfold towards a funeral and administration of the Estate.READ MORE
While you need to be careful of the mixed emotions that can play tricks on even the soundest of minds, there is not any ‘correct’ or ‘proper’ length of time (or formal mourning) that should pass after losing a partner.READ MORE
The availability of bereavement care that follows on from a funeral is poor in our modern society, although this is changing for the better and is evolving towards better holistic care.READ MORE
The Association of Dorset Neighbourhood Watches, with the assistance of Dorset Police has published a booklet 'Stay Safe'. This booklet provides advice about all sorts of security issues from in your home, to your car, to your online identity protection.READ MORE