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Butterflies Bereavement Centre

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Butterflies Bereavement Centre

Butterflies Bereavement Centre

Butterflies Bereavement Support By Butterflies Bereavement Support

To create a dedicated bereavement support centre for anyone who has been bereaved recently or over the years that becomes a community resource

Martyr Worthy Idea stage

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There is a growing need for a dedicated bereavement support centre that is centrally located but can reach out to the whole community of Hampshire and beyond. The Centre will be a hub for support as needed 7 days a week Counselling and Listening Suites Advice and information Services Suicide Support and Prevention team A meeting point for the bereaved and lonely Support Groups Base for the bereavement for schools project By having a dedicated space we can do more for the increasing number of bereaved people The whole emphasis is to encourage and able people to break the taboo behind bereavement and loss and to then enable anyone to come through the door at the time of need and get support.

What we'll deliver:

  • A Dedicated Shop thats becomes the centre
  • Furniture for the meeting and counselling rooms
  • Resources and information points
  • Computers for volunteer training

Why it's a great idea:

Provides a place to grieve and be supported Unique resource Place of comfort and understanding Better wellbeing and Mental Health Enables bereavement not to affect work and home life A service that enables people to talk to others

Steps to get it done:

  • Our Butterflies and Candle Memorial event in the adjoining park
  • creating the new counselling and support suite
  • having a cafe areas for bereaved people
  • Building decorated and carpeted
  • Installing furniture
  • Training sessions for the volunteers
  • welcoming clients through the door

Butterflies Bereavement Support is a community-based bereavement charity. We are a community not by choice but by circumstances. We reach out to each other, In love and understanding. With tolerance and patience. We are a community; we do not grieve alone. Butterflies is inclusive, everyone is welcome. We are not a religious organisation or connected to any other charity. We are here for bereaved families and individuals who need care and support following the passing of someone special in their lives. ​Butterflies is here to transform lives through the provision of accessible bereavement care and support from the age of 16 and over. This includes arrange of services that meet the different needs of the bereaved community now and in the future. Grief is as unique as you are, and as individual as a fingerprint. Each person will be affected in his or her own way because everyone is different – even in the same family. We are here to transform lives

Location Martyr Worthy

About the space

Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Sussex, Dorset, Wiltshire and Berkshire


Eastleigh Borough Council

How will the money be spent?Total £

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