Retreat Leaders

Abi May

Abi May

Abi May is a teacher, retreat leader and author with 35 years of experience and Christian service. She is a doubly bereaved mother, and her own experiences have helped inform her work on bereavement, including her 2014 book A Valley Journal. She runs a blog at www.avalleyjournal.co.uk and leads both Living with Loss retreats and Grief Companion training courses to support the bereaved.



Retreats led by Abi May

September 2022

9 - 11 September
Friday - Sunday

Living with Loss - Bereaved by Suicide

Life can be a struggle following the loss of a loved one or friend, and it is widely acknowledged that death by suicide can be one of the most difficult bereavements to cope with. This supportive Living with Loss retreat is for those who are grieving the loss of a family member, partner or close friend as a result of suicide. This may have been a long time ago or it may have been recent.

Residential price: £255.00
Non-residential price: £155.00

16 - 18 September
Friday - Sunday

Coping with Grief following Bereavement

If you are looking for a safe space to explore your grief in the company of others who are also grieving, then you will be very welcome at this Living with Loss retreat. This is a gentle event for people of all ages who have suffered loss through bereavement.

Residential price: £255.00
Non-residential price: £155.00