Category Archives: Victim Support

Friends who cross the road to avoid you because you’ve lost a child: Grieving mother tells of her pain when sympathy ran out as people decided she should ‘move on’

Ten years after the death of her son, Andrew, Christine Lord tells Kathryn Knight of the Daily Mail of the pain she experiences when people expect her grief to end with the passage of time. “I don’t chatter on about Andrew needlessly, but when others talk about their children or parenting, I want to share my […]

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New York Mayor de Blasio’s ‘Gerry Adams Day’ declaration leaves IRA victims outraged

Family members of those killed by IRA violence have asked Bill de Blasio, mayor of NYC, to meet with them after he organized a St. Patrick’s Day event that declared the day “Gerry Adams Day,” reports Victoria Leonard in the Belfast Telegraph. De Blasio gave Adams a proclamation to that effect on St. Patrick’s Day. Colin Worton, […]

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How to survive Valentine’s Day grief

Our friends at Stephy’s Place (many of whom are September 11th family members) shared this article from Chris Raymond at verywell.com about coping with grief on Valentine’s Day.

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