All children are individuals and deal with unexpected and unwelcome change in many different ways. Talking with children about death is often felt by adults to be a difficult and uncomfortable experience. This is even more so when children have special educational needs or disabilities.
The following leaflets have been produced by the Sheffield Educational Psychology Service, Sheffield City Council, and can be used to support children, their families and staff dealing with this difficult subject:
For more information about Child Death Overview Processes, follow this link: Child Death Processes