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Dealing with loss and change

Change and loss are part of life and grief is a normal response to these losses.

Seasons For Growth is an 8-week programme for children/tamariki aged 6-12, that uses the seasons as a metaphor to illustrate and help children understand the experience of change, whether it be the death of a parent, parents separating, a parent moving away or some other significant change.

How we help

For young people aged 6-12

Uses imagery of the seasons to illustrate the experience of grief

Helps young people deal with death, separation and divorce

Course outline

  • Weekly sessions of 1 hour
  • Register by clicking on this link or call 0800 477 874

Spaces are limited, however, you can request to be placed on the waitlist.

Upcoming programmes

Venue: Presbyterian Support, 215 Tancred Street, Ashburton

  • 17 May to 5 July: 3.30pm to 4.30pm
  • 2 August to 6 September: 3.30pm to 4.30pm
  • 25 October to 29 November: 3.30pm to 4.30pm

Where to start

Seasons For Growth is offered in Mid Canterbury. If you would like more information about the programme please contact us.

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