Books, pamphlets and other media: Child

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Another Baby? The Decision is Yours Pamphlet
Badger's Parting Gifts
Child and Youth Health Website
Children and grief. When a parent dies
Choices In Arranging a Child's Funeral Pamphlet
Creating memories when a baby has died
Creating Memories When a Baby Has Died Pamphlet
Empty Cradle, Broken Heart
Free to Grieve
Grief in Children - A handbook for Adults
Helping children after a death (Pamphlet)
Helping children cope with death (Pamphlet)
Helping children cope with grief
Helping children grieve
Homicide: The Hidden Victims
How do we tell the children ?
I'll hold you in heaven
Inside your feelings (Audio/Video)
Loss of Baby
My daddy died
My son, my son. A guide to healing after suicide Pamphlet
Our baby died
Pregnancy after Loss
Sudden Infant Death. Enduring The Loss
The Grieving Child
The Management of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. A Guide For General Practitioners. Pamphlet
The Time in Between – Motherhood Grief: Odes to Mothers who have lost children
To Family And Friends YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE Pamphlet
What Do I Tell my Children? (Audio/Video)
What do we tell the children?
When a Child Has Been Murdered
When someone very has a very serious illness. Children can learn to cope with loss and change.
When Something Terrible Happens - Children can learn to cope with Grief
When the dream is shattered
When your child dies
When your child dies
Why did Grandpa Die? A book about Death

Another Baby? The Decision is Yours Pamphlet

Author: National SIDS Council of Australia

Publisher: Ph: 08 8363 1963

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Badger's Parting Gifts

Author: Varley S

Publisher: Picture Lions

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Child and Youth Health Website

Child and Family Health Service (CaFHS) is a division of the Women’s and Children’s Health Network and is a government funded not-for-profit service which supports parents and children 0-12 years in South Australia. Services include Parent Helpline (telephone information and support), Child and Family Health Centres across the State, hearing assessment, specialist programs for parents and babies and a volunteer program. Services include health checks, individual and group counselling, information and support and catch-up immunisations.

Services provided:

  • CaFHS Parent Helpline operates from 7.15am to 9.15pm each day and answered by Health Direct overnight, 7 days a week 1300364100
  • Individual counselling 9am-5pm
  • Telephone counselling
  • Literature on grief eg. brochures on webpage

Address:  295 South Tce ADELAIDE SA 5000
Phone:  08 83031500
Fax: 08 83031656
Website: http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetails.aspx?p=240&np=298&id=2104
Email: wchncyhcorporatewebadmin@health.sa.gov.au
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm
Costs: Small cost for some general publications

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Children and grief. When a parent dies

Author: Worden W

Publisher: Guilford Press, New York & London, 1996

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Choices In Arranging a Child's Funeral Pamphlet

Author: National SIDS Council of Australia

Publisher: Ph: 08 8363 1963

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Creating memories when a baby has died

Author:

Publisher: The Australian Funeral Directors Association (AFDA)

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Creating Memories When a Baby Has Died Pamphlet

Author: The Australian Funeral Directors Association

Publisher: Ph: (08) 8373 1422

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Empty Cradle, Broken Heart

Author: Davis D

Publisher: Fulcrum, 1996

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Free to Grieve

Author: Rank M/p>

Publisher: Bethany House Publishers

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Grief in Children - A handbook for Adults

Author: Dyregrov A

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1991

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Helping children after a death (Pamphlet)

Author: NALAG

Publisher: National Association for Loss and Grief (NALAG) Ph: 08 8411 3124 or 8300 0095

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Helping children cope with death (Pamphlet)

Author: Bereavement Support and Enquiry Centre

Publisher: Community Information Division of Sidney Harrison Pty Ltd, Funeral Directors. Queenstown Ph: 08 8447 1255; Ridgehaven 08 8265 6060

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Helping children cope with grief

Author: Wells R

Publisher: Sheldon Press, London, 1988

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Helping children grieve

Author: Huntley T

Publisher: Angsburg, Minneapolis

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Homicide: The Hidden Victims

Author: Deborah Spungen

Publisher: Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1998

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How do we tell the children ?

Author: Schaefer D, Lyons C

Publisher: Newmarket Press, New York, 1993

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I'll hold you in heaven

Author: Hayford J

Publisher: Regal Books

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Inside your feelings (Audio/Video)

Author: Video Education Australasia

Publisher: NALAG (VIC). PO Box 214 ESSENDON VIC 3040, Ph (03) 9331 3555, Fax (03) 9331 3566

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Loss of Baby

Author: Nicol M.

Publisher: Bantam Books, Transworld Publishers, Australia.Harper Collins

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My daddy died

Author: Teakle H

Publisher: Collins Dove, 1992

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My son, my son. A guide to healing after suicide Pamphlet

Author: Bolton I

Publisher: Bolton Press 1995

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Our baby died

Author: Warland J

Publisher: Uniting Education

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Pregnancy after Loss

Author: Warland J, Warland M

Publisher: Uniting Education, 1996

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Sudden Infant Death. Enduring The Loss

Author: de Frain J

Publisher: Lexington Press, 1991

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The Grieving Child

Author: Fitzgerald H

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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The Management of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. A Guide For General Practitioners. Pamphlet

Author: National SIDS Council of Australia

Publisher: Ph: 08 8363 1963

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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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To Family And Friends YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE Pamphlet

Author: National SIDS Council of Australia

Publisher: Ph: 08 8363 1963

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What Do I Tell my Children? (Audio/Video)

Author: Aquarius Productions

Publisher: NALAG (SA) Inc. 136 Greenhill Rd UNLEY SA 5061, Ph: 8300 0095, Fax 8300 0001

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What do we tell the children?

Author: AFDA

Publisher: The Australian Funeral Directors Association (AFDA) Ph: (08) 8373 1422

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When a Child Has Been Murdered

Author: Conrad, B

Publisher: Baywood Publishing

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When someone very has a very serious illness. Children can learn to cope with loss and change.

Author: Heegard M

Publisher: Woodlands Press, Minneapolis

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When Something Terrible Happens - Children can learn to cope with Grief

Author: Heegard M

Publisher: Woodlands Press, Minneapolis

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When the dream is shattered

Author: Murray J, Murray M

Publisher: Lutheran Publishing House

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When your child dies

Author: Ata A

Publisher: David Lovell Publishing, 1994

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When your child dies

Author: Ata A
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Why did Grandpa Die? A book about Death

Author: Hazen B S

Publisher: Western Publishing Co.

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