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The latest news and opinion on our work and activities, plus our spokespeople on what we’re doing to support children and young people suffering bereavement.

Exacta Technologies pledges ongoing support to Grief Encounter

05 Jan 2023
Exacta Technologies, based in Bristol, has pledged to continue their support to Grief Encounter into 2023 after fundraising and spreading awareness of the charity throughout 2022.
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Grief Encounter Raises £1.1 Million at Gala Dinner

05 Jan 2023
Grief Encounter, one of the UK’s leading bereavement charities, supporting children, young people and their families, hosted their fourth Gala Dinner at The Roundhouse London on 7th November 2022.
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GMB’S Award Winning Campaign Includes Grief Encounter for Sixth Consecutive Year

30 Nov 2022
Grief Encounter partners with Good Morning Britain’s 1 Million Minutes campaign.
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A statement from our Chair of Trustees

09 Sep 2022
A statement from our Chair of Trustees, Harold Gittlemon, on behalf of Grief Encounter, following the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
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new partnership with Cosmic Kids Yoga

09 Aug 2022
We’re thrilled to announce a brand new partnership with the amazing Cosmic Kids Yoga, an online platform sharing Yoga and Mindfulness videos for children and their families. Together, we are proud to launch two new videos for children, focussing on processing the feelings and emotions surrounding bereavement
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The Dragon in the Bookshop

07 Jul 2022
We are really proud to be supported by children’s author Ewa Jozefkowicz, who is raising awareness of Grief Encounter's services with her latest release - The Dragon in the Bookshop. Grief Encounter asked Ewa why she chose to support Grief Encounter:
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Tennis Marathon Raises £13,000 for Grief Encounter

05 Jul 2022
Nick, who played over 11 hours of tennis to fundraise over £13,000 for Grief Encounter, explains why the charity is so special to him.
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ART HUB LDN and Grief Encounter Unite at an exclusive exhibition

05 Jul 2022
ART HUB LDN hosts its first, exclusive exhibition in aid of bereaved children, young people and their families and raises over £3,000 for Grief Encounter.
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Cast Your Vote for Us Before The End of May!

30 May 2022
We are delighted to have been shortlisted with 3 other charities in My Favourite Voucher Codes charity poll this May. The charity with the most votes in the charity poll will win 20% of the brand’s profits, so we need your help!
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Grief Encounter Secures National Lottery Funding

05 Apr 2022
The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK, has awarded Grief Encounter an incredible £117,012 over the next 3 years
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Forget-Me-Not Walk raises an incredible £33,364!

05 Apr 2022
On the 6th March, Grief Encounter hosted its second annual Forget-Me-Not Walk across the country.
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ART HUB LDN Art Exhibition In Aid of Grief Encounter

05 Apr 2022
Grief Encounter and ART HUB LDN Announce Art Exhibition In Aid of Bereaved Children and Young People 
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PRESS COVERAGE

Featured widely in both local and national media, Grief Encounter are often asked for comment when a bereavement issue arises in the press. If you are a member of the press and would like comment from, or information about Grief Encounter, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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