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1/04/2020 ACGB and COVID-19

The global pandemic COVID-19 has seen unprecedented reactions across the world. From direction of the Board of the Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement in cooperation with the Chief Executive Officer and Management Team, we have decided to clo Read more ...

1/04/2020 Telehealth Services

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) has launched a new national online telehealth bereavement counselling service. The Service is the first of its kind in Australia. It gives clients access to a specialist bereavement counsellor Read more ...

1/04/2020 #icgb2020 Conference Update

On Wednesday 18th March 2020, the Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a ban on non-essential, indoor gatherings of 100 people or more. The ban is effective as of 5.00pm, Wednesday 18th March 2020. This ban now directly effects the 12th Read more ...

1/04/2020 Telehealth Bereavement Counselling

As technology plays an increasingly vital role in the delivery of health services for all Australians, the Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) (www.grief.org.au) is leveraging technology to better meet peoples’ needs through a national Read more ...

1/04/2020 Media Release - Recent Australian Bushfire

The current Queensland and New South Wales bushfires have had an enormous and devastating impact, particularly for those people most directly affected. People directly affected by the bushfires confront issues that are beyond the comprehension and ex Read more ...

1/04/2020 Statement - Current Australian Bushfire

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1/04/2020 2019 Remembrance Week

In memory of those you remember the Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement invites you, your family and friends to participate in our annual Remembrance Week, December 2-6 2019. Read more ...

1/04/2020 MyGrief an online app for bereavement support

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (www.grief.org.au), which is funded by the Department of Health to operate the State-wide Specialist Bereavement Service, has recently launched a free mobile app in Australia, the US and the UK. Designe Read more ...

1/04/2020 Important Update - International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society

Over the past week, COVID-19 has become a global issue of concern and the health and safety of delegates, presenters and staff remains of paramount importance in the deliberations of the conference organising committee. Read more ...

1/04/2020 Introducing MyGrief

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) last night launched the world’s first app specifically designed to support bereaved individuals and their family and friends. The free MyGrief App, which is being rolled out in Australia, the US Read more ...

25/06/2019 Media Release - Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Grief and Bereavement

ACGB has developed this resource to help counsellors better understand the varying cultural practices around bereavement and grief in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures Read more ...

21/05/2019 National Volunteer Week 2019

At the Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement we are celebrating National Volunteer Week 2019, May 20th to May 26th, the theme chosen by Volunteering Australia is “Making a world of difference”   The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement Read more ...

20/05/2019 Media Release - Public deaths force a rethink on grief and bereavement services

Greater media coverage of deaths and accidents is impacting the way people grieve, according to Australia’s largest provider of grief and bereavement support and education. The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) will host a pub Read more ...