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New funding for Cruse's work with the military family

Cruse Bereavement Care has been granted funding of over half a million pounds by the Ministry of Defence to further develop and raise awareness of bereavement services available for the Military Family. Over a two year period the project, ‘Bereavement in the Military Family’, will support over 30,000 bereaved serving personnel, their families and the ex-services community. 

Through the project Cruse will:

Cruse volunteers in Queen's birthday honours list

Congratulations to Josephine Skipp, a Cruse Bereavement Volunteer who has been awarded an MBE for services to taxpayers and bereavement counselling.

Congratulations also to Desney Patricia Cromey, awared an MBE for services to bereaved children in Northern Ireland. Mrs Cromey has been a Cruse volunteer in the past, and remained involved in children's bereavement services.