COVID-19: Support for secondary schools

Silver Linings: How to facilitate support groups for students impacted by Coronavirus

Rainbows Bereavement Support GB have produced resources to help schools run peer support groups for students aged 12 – 17 who have been impacted by the Coronavirus Crisis.  These resources can be downloaded below:

Silver Linings (Ages 12 – 17) – Handbook for school staff

Silver Linings (Ages 12 – 17) – Participant booklet

We can also provide online training for school staff so they can run the Rainbows Bereavement Support programme for children who have experienced a significant loss in their lives.  Please click here for further details.


Supporting children’s wellbeing as they return to school: Ideas, resources and activities

Many young people will have experienced trauma as a result of the Coronavirus, whether due to separation, anxiety or bereavement. The following document provides advice and suggested resources/activities that will help schools promote students’ emotional wellbeing as we transition out of the lockdown:

Supporting students’ wellbeing as they return to school – Ideas, resources and activities (Secondary schools)