Resources

 
 
'Death ends a life, but it does not end a relationship.'
Robert Anderson
 
 

Email Jenni for more info

jenni.thomas@almt.org

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • 'This is about Me and You'

    A workbook specially written to help communicate difficult information to children when a parent or prime carer is terminally ill and not expected to live. Supportive communication when a parent does not have long to live is invaluable.

    PDF download
 
  • Guide to using 'This is about Me and You'

    Designed to be used by you and your child, working together we recommend that the workbook guide for This is about Me and You is read by the adult before using the work book .Some families have decided to use a few pages at a time

    PDF download
 
  • 'My book about our baby who died'

    An interactive workbook for use by a parent or prime carer of young children from the age of 4. The child would only use the workbook with an adult to draw and write about themselves, their family and friends and about the baby brother or sister who

    PDF download
 
  • Children's book 'What does Dead Mean?'

    A book for young children to explain death and dying by Jenni Thomas and Caroline Jay. Illustrated by Unity-Joy Dale. Jessica Kingsley Publishers

    PDF download
 

For both books, each child in the family should have an opportunity to have a book of their own to keep their memories.

 

A short film about the book 'What does Dead Mean?'
Available here from Jessica Kingsley Publishers

 
 

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