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Presentation facilitated by Nisha G. Williams, Attorney and Advocate


This presentation discuss esthe steps taken to create a radical policy on rest and healing in the time of grief. In 2023, Nisha Williams assisted her agency, NCCADV in creating a Bereavement Policy. This policy has enabled staff to take paid time off after experiencing grief. Death is a certainty of life and having policies that address grief is a critical component in maintaining staff care.


Sample Bereavement Policy

Bereavement and Compassionate Leave Policy Development Slides