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TCF in the media

‘I’ll never get over Anna’s death, but it’s crucial that life goes on’

Melian Mansfield describes how 'the grief is never-ending' and how she has coped after the loss of her daughter, Anna, to suicide. She has found The Compassionate Friends a tremendous help since Anna's death.

Read this article in The Telegraph to find out more.

Bereaved parents organise a candlelight memorial service

Janette Knight, Local Support Contact with TCF, talks about her motivations for setting up a support group for bereaved parents in Bridport, Dorset and the Candle Lighting Service she has organised to coincide with The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting in December 2016.

Bereaved parents organise a candlelight memorial service

First Christmas without my son: 'I just couldn't have that day without Joe'

TCF Trustee, Susan Hughes, talks about how difficult Christmas can be for bereaved parents.

Read about Susan's experience of Christmas as a bereaved parent.

Family support group in memory of daughter

Joy has set up a support group for bereaved parents in Westcliff on Sea, Essex. Here she talks about her daughter, Debbie, her motivation for starting the group and how to get in touch.

Read about the group here.

Mum’s mission to help bereaved families says: ‘There is life after grief’

Bronwyn has started a TCF support group for bereaved parents in Hemel Hempstead. Here is part two of the article written in her local newspaper about the new group and The Compassionate Friends. For more information about the group contact Bronwyn

Read about Bronwyn and the new support group.

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