Established in 1992 as the first childhood bereavement charity in the UK Winston’s Wish remains dedicated to supporting children after the death of a parent or sibling – find out where we’ve come from and where we’re going.See our history
Every day, more than 100 children are bereaved of a parent in the UK.
Winston’s Wish is the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK.
The death of a parent or sibling is one of the most fundamental losses a child will ever face. At Winston’s Wish, we believe that bereaved children need support to make sense of death and rebuild their lives – and that is why we exist.
Our vision at Winston’s Wish is that all bereaved children, young people and their families will receive the support they need to achieve their full potential. Meet the people who are working to make that vision a reality.Meet the team
Visit our media centre to access our latest news, information and resources or to get in touch directly with the Winston’s Wish Press Office.visit our media centre
We’re always looking for passionate and driven individuals who share our vision to come and join our team. Find out what vacancies we have available right now.See our vacancies
Each year, Winston’s Wish reach over 40,000 bereaved children and young people through an array of dedicated services. These specialist support programmes include support following death as a result of …Read more
Winston’s Wish, the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK, is showing its support for Children’s Grief Awareness Week 2015 – 19-25th November – by raising awareness of bereaved children’s …Read more
Winston’s Wish, the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK, is delighted to partner with Stagecoach West for their vintage Christmas bus tour. The charity, which supports over 40,000 bereaved …Read more
Winston’s Wish, the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK, is getting in the mood to party thanks to a fantastic fundraising initiative by keep-fit company Louise Fitness. Imagine all …Read more
Winston’s Wish, the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK, is excited to announce a new partnership with the multi award-winning makers of the popular From You to Me journals. …Read more