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National Bereaved Parents Day 2021

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The Compassionate Friends are supporting National Bereaved Parents Day on 3 July 2021.

National Bereaved Parents Day will take place on Saturday 3rd July to raise awareness of all parents who have lost a child of any age, and from any cause. The day was initiated by the charity, A Child of Mine, and we are happy to offer our support.

Please join us to help spread the message, keep that conversation going, raise awareness and show the bereaved parent community that they are not alone.

The theme of this year's day is Keeping Their Memory Alive. Leading up to the day we will be sharing here many of the wonderful and inspiring ways we honour and remember our precious children.

Please follow our Facebook page to see how you can get involved and show your support.

View our short video here #keepingtheirmemoryalive
We have received more stories than we are able to share, but this moving video shows just a selection of the very special things that have been done in our children’s names. Their legacies live on in all of the incredible things that we do to celebrate their lives, and help us to carry them with us and keep them close to our hearts.

A warm thank you to all the parents and families who contributed in memory of their precious children.

Please join us by lighting a candle on Saturday 3rd July at 7pm to remember all of the children who have lost their lives too soon.

If you would like to share a photo on social media to show your support, please use the hashtags






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