A report into the social impact
and economic costs following the death of a child.
Parents estimate average lost income of $59,500, which
was directly related to the death of their child"
Authors Dr Jon Stebbins, D.Ed., Traumatic Bereavement
Consultant & Researcher and Dr Trevor Batrouney,
Adjunct Professor, RMIT University. Parents are losing
up to $600,000 in lost income and take, on average,
sixteen weeks of unpaid leave
following the death of their child, according to a
The report, Beyond the Death of a Child, identifies
the social impacts and economic costs to families
and the community during the first three years following
the death of a child.
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