Derbyshire funeral celebrant launches new bereavement and friendship group

A Derbyshire funeral celebrant has started a new bereavement and friendship group.

Friday, 30th July 2021, 9:44 am

Rachel Snowball’s group, Sunshine and Shade, meets at The Hub at Gladstone Buildings, Broadleys, Clay Cross.

The funeral celebrant of nine years said: “I decided to co-ordinate this group because through the pandemic it became very clear to me of how much people need people, especially through times of difficulty and huge adjustment.

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Funeral celebrant Rachel Snowball.

“Some people find immense solace in knowing others are experiencing the same – it helps to process their own feelings and provide coping strategies.

“Grief can be lonely and bringing people together with such a huge commonality encourages solidarity, and meaningful friendships, new hobbies, day trips and holidays can be genuine outcomes.

“I have the experience, networks, energy and training to co-ordinate a friendship and bereavement group.

“It truly was a no brainer and I look forward to meeting many lovely people over many years.”

Contact Rachel on 07561 197 972 or email [email protected] for further details.

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