Father's Day is this Sunday 18th June and reminders of this particular day seem to be everywhere. Many children look forward to it as a day to spend special time with their Dad and have some fun, but for others it is a poignant reminder of what they have lost. For those children and young people who are grieving the death of their Father - whether that be last week, last month, last year or even many years ago - this can be a time of year that is particularly hard to face.
At SeeSaw we understand this, and over the years we have talked with many bereaved children and young people to find out what has helped them cope on Father’s Day. Here are some of their suggestions which you may find helpful: