Entries by sophie

Nelson’s Journey reveal new educational bereavement resource

Nelson’s Journey, Norfolk’s child bereavement support charity, have launched a new educational resource with support from Wymondham based toy manufacturer Orchard Toys.  The Smiles & Tears resource will help young people to better understand the impact a significant bereavement can have on their peers, and encourage children and young people to talk about their feelings […]

WE HAVE A VACANCY!

Community Funding & Marketing Officer Maternity Cover Part-time (up to 22.5hrs per week) Salary: £20,000 FTE, paid pro-rata Nelson’s Journey, Norfolk’s leading child bereavement charity, is seeking a creative and inspiring individual to provide maternity cover in a successful fundraising team as a Community Funding & Marketing Officer. The post holder will work as part […]

Vacancy: Board Secretary (volunteer)

The Board of Trustees at Nelson’s Journey are seeking a volunteer secretary. The vacancy has arisen due to the retirement of the current secretary. The role of the Secretary is to support the Chair in ensuring the smooth functioning of the Board. The Board of Trustees meets 8 times a year, on evening weekdays to […]

BeWILDerwood Purple Picnic

Join us at BeWILDerwood on 9th June from 10am – 4pm for a magical Purple Picnic. Prices are discounted for children & families who have received a service from Nelson’s Journey. We have defined ‘family’ as any children and young people plus two accompanying adults. The adults could include parent, grandparent or carers. To book […]

NORFOLK CHARITIES’ INNOVATIVE PROJECT SEEKS TO BENEFIT COUNTY’S BEREAVED CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

We are pleased to announce an exciting new partnership project between Nelson’s Journey and Norfolk Scouts.  The aim of the project is to give bereaved children and young people, living in Norfolk, the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of Scouting.  The idea originally came from one of Nelson’s Journey young volunteers, as they felt […]

Life (without you) Exhibition

We are delighted to announce the launch of a special art exhibition which will feature in the Forum, Norwich from Friday 31st August to Sunday 2nd September. The exhibition will provide bereaved children and young people the opportunity to express their feelings, emotions and memories following the death of their special person/s. We encourage children […]

CHARITY GOLF DAY TO SUPPORT NELSON’S JOURNEY AND LEEWAY

We are very excited to announce a golf day to support Nelson’s Journey and Leeway being held at Eaton Golf Club on Sunday 23rd September. We would love to encourage anyone who wants to come along and bring a team – female and junior teams are very welcome too! Teams of 4 cost £160 and […]

Capron & Helliwell’s fantastic year of fundraising!

The lovely team at Capron & Helliwell chose to support Nelson’s Journey as their charity of the year in 2017, raising a fantastic £3,500 throughout the year from a series of local events. Sophie Berry went to collect the cheque from the solicitors office in Wroxham, on the 8th February, and enjoyed hearing about the […]

WELCOMING OUR NEWEST ‘FRIEND’ – SHARON WOOD

In October last year we held another Funeral Professionals Awareness Event at Smiles House, with over 25 professionals from the industry in attendance to find out about our work and how they can help signpost and facilitate the families they work with, after a death. Funeral Celebrant Sharon Wood attended and has since signed up […]

MISSED A PLACE IN THE LONDON MARATHON?

If you’re quick now, there’s one more chance to run the London Marathon 2018 in aid of Nelson’s Journey! We are able to offer a Green Starting place for one lucky runner for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2018. This position means you will be starting amongst well know celebrities and even get the use […]