It’s been quite a challenge for our counselling team to be supporting families online and by phone during the lockdown, but it is a challenge they have risen to, delivering support in new and innovative ways. One of our children’s counsellors has been working with our Edward’s Trust children very creatively to engage them in activities they can do together, but in their own homes. The first project involved planting sunflower seeds, Sue Dale says, of Seeds of Hope, ”during these difficult & challenging times Edward’s Trust children have had great fun planting giant sunflower seeds inspiring hope and growth. At the end of the summer, fingers crossed, we will enjoy giant sunflowers. One of the creative ways in which we are engaging & supporting children in their grief’ About last weeks project, Made with Love – Sue says, ‘during lockdown we have been encouraging our Edward’s Trust children to participate in things they love to do & make them feel a little happier. Our Baking week was great fun we enjoyed Chocolate & raspberry brownies, choc chip fairy cakes, biscuit faces and jiggly Japanese Cheesecakes. In difficult times find strength in the things that give you a little happiness.’ Despite being in lockdown, our creative ways to engage and support children continues…
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We're just back from a wonderful meeting with our local Edgbaston Neighbours, @NHNursery & are delighted that they have chosen us as their Charity of the Year for 2022. We are looking forward to our partnership ahead! Thank you to Hayley & Alison for their time!
Amazing!!! Massive well done to you all... Keep going and thank you for all your support to enable us to support bereaved families across the West Midlands
The Stephens family are more than halfway up Edward mountain, raising money to support @Edwardstrust
If you’ve not had a chance to support us yet can you spare a £ or two to get us to our target of £1,000 incl. Gift Aid?
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We are over half way through January, so now is the time to think about fundraisiers for 2022. We'd love to have your support. Here is our diary of events or come up with your own. We'd love to hear from you. Your support is vital to our work.