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 – 5pm
Cruse Helpline for Bereaved Children
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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