Serving the North East of Scotland and beyond Call Isabel on 07846 689884
https://www.tcf.org.uk/ - The Compassionate Friends, supporting bereaved parents and their families.
https://miscarriageinfosuppservice.co.uk/ - MISS, A registered charity providing support for women and their partners who have suffered a miscarriage.
https://refugeingrief.com/ - an online community and resource that helps people survive some of the hardest experiences of their lives.
http://www.crusescotland.org.uk/ - CRUSE bereavement care Scotland.
https://www.samaritans.org/?nation=scotland - Samartins Scotland.
https://www.childbereavementuk.org/ - We help children and young people (up to age 25), parents, and families, to rebuild their lives when a child grieves or when a child dies.
https://www.thegoodgrieftrust.org/ - The Good Grief Trust exists to help all those suffering grief in the UK.
http://shirleysspace.com/ - A mental health charity based in Aberdeenshire providing support 7 days per week.
https://www.contentmentlifecoaching.co.uk/ - Willie Nicol, a transformation coach providing life coaching, hypnotherapy and NLP in Ayrshire, Glasgow and Online.
Memory Bears made from loved ones clothes or material that is sentimental to you.
Be it a baby's first baby-grow, a metre of fabric left over from a wedding dress, a leavers school cardigan, your lucky dance costume, a team's football strip or even a jumper of a special person that you have lost, your Memory Bear will be unique & something to cherish.
It's OK that You're Not OK - Megan Devine
Surviving the Tsunami of Grief: For the Bereaved and Those Wanting to Support Them - Katrina Taee andWendelien McNicoll
Upright with Knickers on: Surviving the Death of a Child - Claye Gina
These books I personally found useful after Ben's death.
For Children who are grieving:
Michael Rosen's Sad Book
Badger's Parting Gifts - Susan Varley
We can offer you accurate colour analysis to find the colours that harmonise with your natural skin tone, hair and eye colour , personal styling working with your body architecture and personality to discover your individual style and make up advice (and the products) as well as accompany you when choosing your dress. We can also do this for other members of the wedding party including the groom (it’s his day too), the bridesmaids, mothers and fathers of the bride and groom. I can personally recommend Rosee Elliot, she is incredible!
www.houseofcolour.co.uk/kerryanngrant - Kerry Grant – Soulful Stylist
www.houseofcolour.co.uk/roseeelliott - Rosee Elliott – The Image Whisperer
Iska Birnie is an award-winning photographer, based in Aberdeen but is willing to travel all over the world to record your special day. I highly recommend Iska, she and her colleague created beautiful images of our wedding!
Julia hand makes rag wreaths at her home in Aberdeenshire. You can choose form a circle or a love heart and Julia will customise the colours to suit your wedding. These wreaths would make an excellent addition to your wedding decor.
Susan Deans is a talented florist based in Aberdeen. She spreads flower joy from a little jar to a bespoke bouquet. If you are looking for a more eco friendly display, susan is the one to connect with.
Based in Aberdeen, Zen Weddings are commited to "Bringing your fairytale wedding and events to life".
You'll fine the secret garden in Aboyne, a truly magical florist. They create beautiful bespoke boquets, buttonholes, flower crowns and funeral flowers. I can personally recommend them.
Please note that these are not personal recommendations unless otherwise stated. I do not receive any payment for sharing these resources.