Events

Please scroll down for a listing of upcoming support and training events from around the UK:

Working with Adults Affected by Suicide (Weekly Wednesday Workshop)
Southampton Local Safeguarding Adults Board (SLSA)
Jax Missen of the Red Lipstick Foundation presents a workshop looking at suicide and the effects it can have on families. If you work with families who have experienced suicide or where someone is at risk or perhaps suffering with mental health problems, this will be a useful session to attend.Date & Time: Wednesday February 7th, 2018 ; 12:00 – 14.00  [FULLY BOOKED]
Venue:             Conference Room 3, Civic Centre, Southampton SO14 7LY
Cost:                FREE
Contact:          Southampton Local Safeguarding Adults Board

PABBS Suicide Bereavement Training
Suicide Bereavement UK (SBUK)
SBUK specialise in developing and delivering evidence-based suicide bereavement training. This one day workshop is delivered by two trainers who have considerable knowledge and expertise supporting families bereaved by suicide.Date & Time: Tuesday February 20th, 2018 ; 09:00 – 16.30 [FULLY BOOKED]
Venue:             Pendulum Hotel, Manchester M1 3BB
Cost:                £250 + VAT
Contact:          paul.higham@suicidebereavementuk.com

PABBS Suicide Bereavement Training
Suicide Bereavement UK (SBUK)
SBUK specialise in developing and delivering evidence-based suicide bereavement training. This one day workshop is delivered by two trainers who have considerable knowledge and expertise supporting families bereaved by suicide.Date & Time: Wednesday February 21st, 2018 ; 09:00 – 16.30 [FULLY BOOKED]
Venue:             Pendulum Hotel, Manchester M1 3BB
Cost:                £250 + VAT
Contact:          paul.higham@suicidebereavementuk.com

Time to Talk: a Service of Reflection for People Affected by Suicide Time_to_Talk_2018_border
The Alliance of Suicide Prevention Charities (TASC)
Returning to St Martin’s for the fourth consecutive year, this service is a time together with music, words and space for reflection for those living with loss and grief, and journeying towards hope and healing. This is a free event that is open to anyone affected by suicide.Date & Time: Saturday March 3rd, 2018 ; 10:30 – 11.30
Venue:             St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ
Cost:                FREE e-tickets issued on a first come, first served basis.
Contact:          info@judimeadows.com

A Sudden and Traumatic Death in your School Community: Let’s Talk about it.
Child Bereavement UK (CBUK)
A sudden or traumatic death within the school community can leave staff and pupils shocked and overwhelmed. This conference is designed to help equip education professionals with key support skills and improve confidence when responding to bereavement. Please visit the event page for further information and to book your place.Date & Time: Tuesday March 6th, 2018 ; 9:30 – 16.30
Venue:             Apex City Quay Hotel, Dundee DD1 3JP
Cost:                £45.00
Contact:          conferences@childbereavementuk.org

Suicide – the impact on families
Child Bereavement UK (CBUK)
Deepen your understanding of the effects of bereavement by suicide on families, and increase your confidence when communicating with bereaved children and families.Date & Time: Monday March 19th, 2018 ; 10:00 – 16.00 [FULLY BOOKED]
Venue:             Bristol
Cost:                £90.00
Contact:          training@childbereavementuk.org

Howfield Manor
Howfield Manor near Canterbury
Kent Retreat Weekend
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS) Maidstone Group
The programme for the weekend is very relaxed, to give time for those who want to explore or just chat & chill with friends. Howfield Manor is a small independent hotel near Canterbury. The building has a quirky charm and is surrounded by beautiful gardens & peaceful countryside. All 15 rooms have been reserved for the Retreat.Date & Time: Friday April 20th – Sunday April 22nd, 2018
Venue:             Howfield Manor, Canterbury CT4 7HQ
Cost:                £75 per person per night, includes breakfast and evening meal.
Contact:          shebee330@gmail.com

Annual General Meeting
Suicide Bereaved Network (SBNwk)
Our AGM will provide an opportunity for members and friends to gather to review the past year and for members to vote in our new Trustees. There will also be an interesting line up of presentations and performances. Further details to be announced.
Date & Time: Saturday September 29th, 2018; 11:00 – 16:00
Venue:            Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount Street, Manchester M2 5NS
Cost:                FREE to members
Contact:          info@sbnwk.org.uk