Not attending a funeral is a very difficult experience for people, in spite of recent suggestions that ‘no fuss’ is a good idea. The reality is many will feel additional grief, especially if they could not say goodbye properly. The Church of England’s ‘Light a Candle online’ tool is one way to help them feel connected and pay their respects in a different way.
These free images “Show you care when you can’t be there” are pre-sized for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Post an image on social media to highlight the Light a Candle tool and offer support to people who are grieving alone at home.