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TCF in the media

“I think about my daughter every day” - Bournemouth group for bereaved parents

The Bournemouth Echo featured an article about The Compassionate Friends' support group for bereaved parents in Bournemouth set up by Jane in April 2017. The article includes some lovely pictures of Jane and her beautiful daughter Ann.

Read more about Jane's motivation for setting up the group here.

Losing Mimi has been a defining moment in my life

Ten years on, Nigel Burnham reflects on the loss of his little girl, Mimi, and how after her death his wife, Liz, sought help at a York meeting of The Compassionate Friends.

Read more here.

TCF on talkRadio

Carolyn Brice, CEO of The Compassionate Friends, was interviewed by Penny Smith on talkRADIO about the death of a child and support that our charity can offer. You can listen at the link...interview starts approx. 5 minutes in.



‘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

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