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Self-help group for grieving parents
Weesen-Elteren is an exchange and support group for parents who have lost a child. The group is open to all parents, regardless of the age of the deceased child and the cause of death, and welcomes them for as long as they feel the need. Whether they come alone or as a couple, sharing the experiences of others can help relieve the parents’ grief. Weesen-Elteren organizes monthly meetings as well as various activities throughout the year.
Weesen-Elteren has three objectives:
The monthly meetings are prepared and conducted by parents who have also lost a child. They take place every last Wednesday of the month at 8 p.m. at the Red Cross headquarters at 44, boulevard Joseph II; L-1840 Luxembourg.
Wednesday 29 January Wednesday 27 May Wednesday 30 september
Wednesday 26 February Wednesday 24 June Wednesday 28 October
Wednesday 25 March Wednesday 29 July Wednesday 25 November
Wednesday 29 April Wednesday 26 August exceptionally no meeting
Following an initial contact, by telephone or e-mail, the parents can meet one of the group’s coordinators personally if they wish before attending the monthly meetings.
In addition, the self-help group Weesen-Elteren offers the possibility of:
Finally, Weesen-Elteren organises other activities during the year:
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