21 March | Dr Anita Sargeant | Head of the School of Allied Health Professions, University of Bradford | (In)visible loss across the life course for LGBTQ+ people and communities
18 April | Patrick Bourne | Community Curator, Abbey House Museum | Remembrance : A talk about Abbey House Museum’s exhibition
23 May | Stuart Todd | Senior Lecturer in Learning Disability Nursing, University of South Wales | Silenced Bereavement – Death Dying and Learning Disabilities
27 June | Angela Morgan | Ethical Tissue Research Nurse, University of Bradford | Tissue donation after death: a vital contribution to medical research
25 July | Rev Andrew Goodhead | Spiritual Care Lead, St Christopher’s Hospice | The dead shall live: memorialising in modern Britain
Leeds Bereavement Forum continue to offer free monthly lunchtime Special Interest Group talks about different issues surrounding death, dying and loss. Open to all, the free talks are the perfect networking opportunity and a different place to eat your lunchtime sandwiches!
Venue and times
From February to July 2018, the talks will be at Oxford Place Centre. The talks will normally be held on the last Wednesday of the month from midday until 1pm but please do check the dates below and put them in your diaries