Death of Regent High School student
Regent High School is deeply saddened to confirm the tragic death on Saturday 10 December 2016 of one of its pupils, Nahid Islam.
Nahid was in Year 11 and was in the process of preparing for his GCSE examinations and making applications for post-16 study. His untimely death has foreshortened a promising future.
The Headteacher has today written to parents and carers.
Students and parents/carers looking for bereavement support may find the following resources of use:
Camden Council resources
Camden has produced a 'Supporting children through bereavement and loss' factsheet.
Young People's helpline and website
Freephone 0808 808 1677
Cruse Bereavement Care
Cruse exists to promote the well-being of bereaved people and to enable anyone bereaved by death to understand their grief and cope with their loss. Services are free to bereaved people
Cruse has produced an 'After someone dies' leaflet for young people.
Winston's Wish Helpline
08452 03 04 05
The Winston’s Wish Helpline is a national helpline offering support, information and guidance to all those caring for a child or young person who has been bereaved. It is staffed by people with extensive experience, who have up-to-date knowledge of supporting bereaved children and their families.
The line is open from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm and calls are charged at the local rate.