Star Bereavement

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Bright Stars reunion group!

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

Over the last year, in each school holiday, Star have been running therapeutic groups, which we have named Bright Stars.   We have invited every child and young person who has attended a Bright Stars group, to meet with us again on this date.   We will be having lots of fun whilst catching up, as well as eating yummy ... Read More

Managing big feelings – under 13’s

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

Using playdough, we will be doing an activity together around the feelings you currently have, how big they are, and what colour that feeling would be.   We will be discussing positive coping mechanisms and working together to come up with new coping strategies

Button tree activity – who have I got in my life who can offer me support?

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

If your child is aged between 7 and 12 and would like to attend this group, please contact a worker at Star or send us a private message via Facebook. Each different coloured button represents someone in the child's life who can offer them support. The children will pick out their buttons and place them on the tree which they ... Read More

Girls group after Christmas catch up – 13’s and overs

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

At Star we understand that Christmas can be a very difficult time when you are grieving and missing a loved one. We will be meeting for an hour to offer support, to catch up, to hear all about your Christmas, and because we've missed you!

Free

?Christmas Eve drop in ?

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

On Christmas Eve we will be based in the body care unit in the Ridings shopping center (opposite Primark), 09:00 - 13:00, offering a drop in service. There will be hot drinks, biscuits, mince pies and lots of Christmas craft activities If you are in Wakefield and would like to pop in for a chat, for support, or just to ... Read More

Free

Christmas crafts – under 13’s

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

Join us for lots of Christmas fun this Tuesday

Christmas Crafts – for children aged 8 and under

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

With Christmas fast approaching, in this group we will be doing lots of Christmas crafts including making our own memory baubles

Tree of hopes and wishes group – under 13’s

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

The focus of this group is our hopes and wishes for 2022 The children will write their hopes and wishes down on a leaf template and will then put their leaf on Stars tree of hope

Group for over 13’s – self care

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

It is important that you know what you can do to take care of yourself and make yourself feel better when you are having a hard day.   It is also important that you recognise those around you who you can talk to about how you are feeling, and where you can go for extra support

Free

Group for under 13’s – self care

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

Sometimes when we are feeling sad or angry or when we are having a bad day, we dont know how to make ourselves feel better, and sometimes were not sure who can talk to about it. In this group we will talk about things which you can do to make yourself feel better and happier when you are feeling down, ... Read More

Free

Memory journal group – girls – over 13’s

The Ridings shopping center Wakefield Almshouse Ln, Wakefield

Start or continue working on your journal by putting in special pictures and writing about special memories of your loved one who has died

Free