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A ‘Thank You’ from Petals

Please take a few moments to watch this message of thanks from Karen Burgess, Chief Exec of Petals, on behalf of the Petals team.

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Covid-19 Update: Petals’ counselling service operating as normal

In light of the government’s announcement to enforce another lockdown from 5 November, we want to reassure all Petals clients – present and future – that our online counselling service is operating as normal and will continue to do so during this period. Our office...

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Podcast Interview: Footprints on our Hearts

Petals' Chief Executive and Founder Karen Burgess was recently invited to join the host of Footprints on our Hearts podcast, Alison Ingelby, to talk about the support we offer to bereaved parents. In the podcast, Karen talks about how Petals started, different types...

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New Trustees Join Petals Board

Petals is delighted to announce the addition of three new members to its Board of Trustees. Amy Butterworth, Dan Fisher and Andrew Braithwaite all joined the Board in July, and bring with them a wealth of expertise in areas including HR, finance, transformation,...

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Having Your Say: The Results of our Survey

Earlier this year we asked you to take part in a short survey to help us improve our communications. The response was fantastic, and the feedback you gave us was invaluable. We'll be making lots of improvements as a result! In the meantime, we've pulled together a...

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Launch of the First 1001 Days Movement

Petals is proud to be part of the First 1001 Days Movement, an alliance of over 130 charities and professional bodies campaigning to improve the babies’ emotional wellbeing and development. The first 1001 days, from pregnancy until a child’s second birthday, are an...

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