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Candle ceremony

When a child leaves this life early, the grief can be overwhelming on a level unequaled by any other human tragedy. Regardless of the child’s age, the journey through grief that parents, grandparents, and siblings must endure is a difficult road to travel.

Bringing grieving parents, grandparents, and siblings together by the simple lighting of a candle creates a moment of still and calm as we focus on the flame of the candle gently burning, creating a feeling of inner peace.

The experience of lighting a candle in remembrance of a child is a ritual that many find helpful as they focus on the beauty of a departed child’s spirit.

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Stride for SADS UK

What a fantastic day we had for the SADS UK Stride to STOP SADS walk around the Serpentine in Hyde Park.  Lisa said, it was a great day, I met with other Mum's and parents who'd lost children to SADS.  It was good to speak with them, the 19th May 2024 is already a firm date in my diary.

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SADS UK Retreat - 25th to 27th March 2023

SADS UK holds an Annual Retreat for members to share memories and be together. Our 2023 Retreat is being held for 2 nights on 25th to 27th March 2023 at The Warwickshire Park Hotel in Warwickshire.

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SADS UK Patron Dr Hilary Jones receives MBE

SADS UK are delighted that their Patron Dr Hilary Jones MBE has been bestowed the title of Member of the British Empire in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

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SADS UK Celebrity Support

Soul Singer Lemar endorses speedy defibrillation to save lives, along with Ray Quinn, Leona Lewis and Rhydian, who urge people to support SADS UK.

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Dame Helen Mirren Supports SADS UK Campaign

Dame Helen Mirren supports the SADS UK Big Shock Campaign to make defibrillators mandatory in all schools.

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