Bereavement

Bereavement Advice Centre

Bereavement Advice Centre is a free helpline and web-based information service provided by Co-op Legal Services. They give practical information, advice and signposting on the many issues and procedures that face us after the death of someone close.

Telephone: 0800 634 9494

Website: www.bereavementadvice.org

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care is the leading national charity for bereaved people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. They offer support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies, and work to enhance society’s care of bereaved people.

Telephone: 0808 808 1677

Website: www.cruse.org.uk

North London Hospice

The team assists patients in coping with the emotional effects of loss of health and in making the emotional adjustments that will help them to live the remainder of their lives as they wish. Bereaved families and friends are cared for and assisted in expressing their grief and loss and to eventually make the important transition to a new way of living.

Website: www.northlondonhospice.org

Child Death Helpline

The Child Death Helpline is here to listen. Their dedicated helpline offers support to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, under any circumstances, however recent or long ago.

Telephone: 0800 282 986

Website: www.childdeathhelpline.org.uk

The Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust raises awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies and offers emotional support for bereaved families.

Website: www.lullabytrust.org.uk

Samaritans

Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org