04 April 2018
Cruse North wales volunteer Laraine Davies has been awarded the High Sheriff Award for Clwyd, Wales for her work as a volunteer supporting bereaved families with Cruse North Wales. The High Sheriff Awards were launched in 2013 to recognise individuals or voluntary/community organisations or groups (with charitable aims) that have made an outstanding contribution to their respective communities.
03 April 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May announces child burial fees to be waived from 1st April 2018, bringing England into line with Wales, where fees were waived last November. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-43609657
29 March 2018
Wales director Janette appeared on ITV Wales last night speaking on cuts to bereavement benefit. Janette's interview starts at 4 minutes in. http://www.itv.com/news/wales/2018-03-28/catch-up-with-wales-at-six/
28 March 2018
Cruse is a member of the Life Matters, the task force for bereaved children and their families, and whose chair, Ben Brooks-Dutton, particpiated in the Victoria Derbyshire programme mentioned.
26 March 2018
After 19 years with Cruse Bereavement Care of which eight were as CEO, Debbie is retiring at the end of this month. She arose to this position from the ranks, and as well as guiding Cruse, has been involved in many high profile activities including supporting the bereaved here and abroad for 9:11 (Twin Towers) The 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami and 7/7 The London bombings, along the way.
14 March 2018
Today Cruse COO Andy, was the guest expert on Channel 5, Matthew Wright's The Wright Stuff.
12 March 2018
We knew Mother’s Day would be tough for people whose Mum has died, and thanks to the 44 thousand of you who shared our Tips for Coping with Mother’s Day we were able to reach over four million people on Facebook this year.
05 March 2018
A lovely video on people of all ages speaking about grief. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/stories-43227108/why-grief-is-not-something...
15 February 2018
The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and Cruse Bereavement Care (Cruse) have formed a strategic partnership to promote the benefits of counselling for people who struggle to cope following the death of someone close to them.
14 February 2018
If you or someone you know is missing a loved one on this Valentine's Day, these tips from Cruse may provide some ideas which might help. Send out a wave of hearts this Valentines Day Recognise your limitations Don't push yourself into an activity you're not up to. Let someone else know they are not alone Send a card or flowers to a friend or family member who you know is also feeling down on Valentine's Day.