Penhaligons Friends

Penhaligons Friends

Charity information

Penhaligons Friends

Penhaligon's Friends offers pre and post bereavement support for children, young people and their families.

Founded 1995

  • Mission statement

    Penhaligon's Friends is a childhood bereavement charity based in Cornwall and offers bereavement support to children, young people and their families and carers who are often rurally isolated and socially marginalised by their bereavement. Our mission is to provide a service to address the issues of grieving children through a supportive and educational environment.
    We do this through memory days, 1-1 grief support, school groups and assemblies, youth groups, family visits, telephone advice, professional training and social events.

  • Aims

    Penhaligons Friends aims to:

    • Increase children's self esteem
    • Increase the skills and abilities of our volunteers
    • Reduce the social isolation for children and young people
    • Improve the health and wellbeing of children and young people
  • Overview

    Established: January 1995

    Registered Charity Number: 1053968

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 01209 215889

    Address: The Chamvers Penryn Street Redruth TR15 2SP

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