HH Global raise money for Star

HH Global is the first-choice partner in outsourced marketing execution for leading brands. Applying proven processes, industry-leading technology, and the deep expertise of over 4,000+ employees, they develop innovative solutions that drive down the cost of their clients’ marketing print procurement and content development, while improving quality, sustainability, and speed to market.   So far, HH Global have raised a total … Read More

The Ladies Circle chooses Star Bereavement as their charity of the year!

How amazing! Wakefield District Ladies Circle have chosen us as their charity of the year! The Ladies circle is a group that is based in the local community. The group meet up socially once a month and aim to support charities in the community. Throughout the year the Ladies circle will be organising fundraising events where all profits will be … Read More

Seasons For Growth – Theraputic Group

The last 6 months of 2021 our Bereavement Practitioners have been running a programme called Seasons for Growth.       Seasons for Growth is a grief based programme which uses the seasons Autumn, Winter, Spring & Summer as a way of navigating the confusing, difficult and forever changing effects of grief. It aims to produce a sense of resilience, personal … Read More

Beverley Bishops ‘Finding Magic’ workshop at Star Bereavement

Actor and therapist Beverley Bishop took her acclaimed one-woman theatre show ‘Finding Magic’ to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August, and on her way up to Edinburgh she visited us for a one-off creative workshop based on the show. Bev used the magic of creativity to help attendees harness their own magic and lust for life, and shared some of … Read More

Donation in memory of Jonathan Carrington from the Carrington family

We have very gratefully received a donation in memory of Jonathan Carrington of £650 from the Carrington family. Jonathan’s story as written by Tina Carrington: Our son died in 2019. Prior to that date he had been suffering from mental health problems for over 12 years. During that time he had very little help even after he had tried to … Read More

Donation in memory of Chris Edwards

We have very gratefully received a donation in memory of Chris Edwards of over £900 from his family and friends. Chris’s sister remembers him as an all round lovely person, quiet, unassuming and he would do anything for anyone. He loved his children so much and worked to give them everything he possibly could. We miss him more and more … Read More

Volunteer with us !

Star are looking for volunteers aged 18+ to help out with our peer support groups! Experience with Children and Young People is a must ! Must be available on evenings and weekends   If you are interested, please email emily@starwakefield.org.uk  

Star’s first group in the new activity building !

On Saturday, Star Bereavement held a memory journal group, where children and young people turned scrapbooks into memory journals, personalised by themselves, to keep precious memories of their special person/people in Here are some pictures of the fun we had – including being the first group to put something up onto Star’s memory tree

We are recruiting!

Are you looking for an exciting new role supporting children and young people? Star Bereavement are seeking to appoint a passionate, skilled and experienced Senior Practitioner To lead on the delivery and coproduction of support and therapeutic interventions for children and young people experiencing bereavement and in particular disruptive grief and trauma. To provide both 1:1 and group support and manage … Read More