Rainbows is a structured programme for children aged 4-10, who are experiencing loss of any kind such as:
Rainbows is a structured programme to help children talk through their feelings with other children who are experiencing loss in their family. The Rainbows programme helps by providing a safe setting with adult facilitators and materials, journals, storybooks, games and creative activities to help lead them gently through the grieving process.
The children learn to develop trust, express their feelings, be heard and valued and work together as part of a group.
The group at Illingworth Moor Methodist Church starts on January 24th and runs 3.15 - 4.30pm.
The group at Jubilee Children's Centre @ Beech Hill School also starts on January 24th and runs 3.30 - 4.45pm.
The groups will finish on April 11th with their usual Celebrate Me day
Some of the themes we follow in the Rainbows programme are:
You can find more about the Rainbows Bereavement Support GB programme here. http://www.rainbowsgb.org/about-us