Bereavement is a natural consequence when a person dies.
There are several organisations which are able to offer advice, comfort and support and their details are set out below.
Helplines and Counselling for Bereavement
|Cruse Bereavement Care
0844 477 9400, 9.30am – 5pmCruse Helpline for Bereaved Children
0808 808 1677
Young Minds advises on how adults can help children and young people deal with bereavement. Freephone 0800 018 2138
Child Death Helpline
Stillbirth & Neonatal Death Society
The Miscarriage Association
Child Bereavement is a national charity supporting grieving families.
Compassionate Friends is an organisation of bereaved families offering support to others after the death of a child or children. The helpline is always answered by a bereaved parent who is there to listen.
The Way Foundation helps the under fifties who have lost a partner
Camden, City, Islington & Westminster Bereavement Service offers free one to one counselling for anyone living or working in these boroughs.
Barnet Bereavement Service, 020 8441 3572
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