Useful Links

We have listed a selection of organisations used to dealing with bereavement. It can sometimes be easier to talk to a stranger on a telephone about the things that you are going through than it is to talk to a person that is close to you.

Alternatively please contact us. We are here to support you.


 

Cruse Bereavement Care exists to promote the well-being of bereaved people and to enable anyone bereaved by death to understand their grief and cope with their loss.  The organisation provides counselling and support. It offers information, advice, education and training services. They can be contacted by clicking on the website link below, or by telephone.

Day by Day Helpline               Young Person’s Helpline Freephone 
0870 167 1677                             0808 808 1677

www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk

 

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The Samaritans are available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional support to people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair. They can be contacted by clicking on the website link below, or by telephone.

The Samaritans 24 hour Helpline
08457 90 90 90

www.samaritans.org.uk

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Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society (Sands) exists to help those who have experienced the death of a baby. They can be contacted by clicking the link below.

www.uk-sands.org

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Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS) exists to meet the needs and break the isolation of those bereaved by the suicide of a close relative or friend. They offer emotional and practical support and can be contacted by clicking the link below.

www.uk-sobs.org.uk

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In certain circumstances (if you are on a low income) the government can help with the costs of the funeral. To find out more use the link below

www.dsdni.gov.uk

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