Books, pamphlets and other media: Young people

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Behind the News - CanTeen Kids (Pamphlet)
Childhood Cancer Association Family Service
Don't forget I hurt too
Helping a young person after loss (Pamphlet)
How teenagers cope with grief
I'll hold you in heaven
Inner Views of Grief. Young people dealing with loss and grief (Audio/Video)
Straight Talk about Death for Teenagers
Strategies for Young People
Tears of Joy
Ten Foot Tall and Bullet Proof (Audio/Video)
The Second Story (Pamphlet)
The Time in Between – Motherhood Grief: Odes to Mothers who have lost children
Youth and Grief (Audio/Video)

Behind the News - CanTeen Kids (Pamphlet)

Author: CanTeen

Publisher: Women's & Children's Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, 5006

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Childhood Cancer Association Family Service

The Childhood Cancer Association is South Australia's key childhood cancer support organisation, dedicated to providing emotional, practical and financial support to children with cancer and their families. As part of this support they provide bereavement services to families who have experienced the death of a child from cancer. 

Services provided:

  • Individual and family counselling including face to face telephone and online counselling
  • Bereaved parent support group meetings
  • Library facilities for loss and grief e.g. books and brochures
  • Grief education classes
  • Grief and loss workshops
  • SIBE (Supper Important Brothers and Sisters program is run in the school holidays)
  • Bereaved Grandparent support groups
  • Bereaved Parens support group 
  • Anual bereaved family day for all member of the family 
  • Funeral assistance
  • Respite accomodation

Address: Family Service, 1st Floor, 55 King William Road North Adelaide SA 5006

Mailing Address: P.O.Box 1094 North Adelaide S.A. 5006
Phone: (08) 8239 1444 or 04262 44997
Fax: (08) 8239 2300
Website: http://www.childhoodcancer.asn.au/
Email: info@childhoodcancer..asn.au
Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Costs: $10.00 annual membership fee to families experiencing death of a child to cancer. The first year is free for families. 

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Don't forget I hurt too

Author: Peddey E, Paddick L,1991

Publisher: Bereavement Recovery & Educational Consultants, 75 Commercial Rd, Pt Adelaide SA 5015

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Helping a young person after loss (Pamphlet)

Author: National Association for Loss and Grief (NALAG)

Publisher: Ph: 08 8411 3124

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How teenagers cope with grief

Author: Zagdanski D.

Publisher: Hill of Content, Melbourne. 1990

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I'll hold you in heaven

Author: Hayford J

Publisher: Regal Books

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Inner Views of Grief. Young people dealing with loss and grief (Audio/Video)

Author: NALAG (SA) Inc

Publisher: 36 Greenhill Rd, UNLEY SA 5061. Ph: 8300 0095 Fax 8300 0001

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Straight Talk about Death for Teenagers

Author: Grollman E

Publisher: Beacon Press, Boston. 1993

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Strategies for Young People

Author: Vercoe E, Abramowski

Publisher: Black Dog Books, 2004

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Tears of Joy

Author: CanTeen

Publisher: Women's & Children's Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, 5006

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Ten Foot Tall and Bullet Proof (Audio/Video)

Author: Canteen

Publisher: Women's & Children's Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, 5006

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The Second Story (Pamphlet)

Author: Second Story- youth health service

www.cyh.sa.gov.au

Publisher: Ph: (08)8232 0233

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The Time in Between – Motherhood Grief: Odes to Mothers who have lost children

Author: Hill J.

Publisher: (Self published) Jan Hill 1991

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Youth and Grief (Audio/Video)

Author:

Publisher: Top Shelf Productions

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