Edward's Trust

Edward's Trust - Supporting children and families who are facing loss & surviving bereavement. Edward's Trust was founded by Peter & Hilary Dent in 1989 in memory of their son; Edward, who died of cancer when he was 7 years old. Today we follow a holistic approach to support our bereaved families

Sector : Charities & Voluntary Sector

Where is your business based?

No. 3 Vicarage Road Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 3ES Our reach goes across the whole of the West Midlands

What is your name?

Edward's Trust - Bereavement Charity that support children and families facing loss and surviving bereavement.

What is your role within the business?

Lucy Goodway - Engagement Coordinator

What does your business do?

Bereavement Charity that support children and families facing loss and surviving bereavement. We offer an holistic approach to support bereaved families across the West Midlands

What is special about your business - what makes it a great place to work?

Edward's Trust has been supporting bereaved families for the last 30 years. We offer support to children, young people and families who have experienced the death of a significant other. We have specialist bereavement counsellors who work with children and adults and a wellbeing team who offer wellbeing therapies to support individuals

How many people do you employ?

18

What skills and qualities do you look for in new employees? Why should people look at jobs in this sector?

No jobs to be advertised at present

What other job roles do you have in your business?

Volunteering Roles Fundraising Support

How do I apply for opportunities?

Email: lucy.goodway@edwardstrust.org.uk

Volunteer : Volunteering

To head over to Warwickshire Golf & Country Club on Thurs 21st Feb & Fri 22nd Feb and volunteer at an Edward's Trust awareness stall and sell raffle tickets in order to raise funds for Edward's Trust to continue to support bereaved families across the West Midlands.

Volunteer : Edward's Trust - Instore Bucket Collection at Tesco, Lichfield

To support the Edward's Trust volunteer team in raising awareness and funds at the Lichfield Tesco store in carrying out an in-store collection. For further details please email: lucy.goodway@edwardstrust.org.uk