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We are a group of pupils from Christ's Hospital who are fundraising for Jigsaw 4U by swimming the Swimathon 2012 on April 28th.
Jigsaw4u is a child-centered Bereavment charity supporting children and young people through loss and trauma whilst also empowering them to have a voice in decision-making about their own lives, the development of Jigsaw4u and policy and practice locally, regionally and nationally.
£10 - will purchase the salt for 100 bereaved children to create a 'salt jar' in memory of their loved one
£10 - will pay for the refreshments for a young peoples group
£10 - will cover the cost of the achievement certificates for 50 children and young people
£15 - will pay for the paint for 50 children to use to express themselves in groups
£30 - will cover the cost of the memory boxes for 100 children on the grief support groups
£30 - will pay for an activity with an advocate meeting with a looked after or disabled young person
£40 - will cover the cost of the candles for the 'candlelight ceremony' at the family weekend
£40 - will enable 8 young people to participate in a consultation
£50 - will cover the cost of the balloons and gas for the 'balloon release' at the family weekend
£50 - will pay to translate documents into a child's first language or into symbols, Braille etc for a disabled child
£70 - will pay a sessional worker for 3 hours 1:1 work with a disabled child
£100 - will cover the cost of a peer support group
£150-200 - will pay for the 15 teddy bears that each child receives at the 'closing ceremony' of the family weekend
£500 - will pay for an eleven evenings of training for volunteers