A Helpful Guide for the Bereaved
In the event of bereavement, grief and personal distress may make it hard to deal with urgent practical matters and formalities. Please use this booklet to find the help, counselling and advice you may need at this difficult time.
Survivors of Bereavement
Survivors of bereavement by suicide exist to meet the needs and break the isolation experienced by those bereaved by suicide.
Telephone: 0300 111 5065
Wimbledon Guild Grief Support
Working together they help you to cope with your loss and consider what support is available.
Telephone: 020 8946 0735
They are a pre and post bereavement service; so children and young people can have access to before the death of a close family member which helps with their grieving process when the person dies.
Telephone: 020 8687 1384
At a Loss
AtaLoss is a charitable movement of people across the UK who are passionate about enabling the bereaved to receive the support that they need – in easing the pain together.
Are you a child, teenager or adult who has experienced the death of a loved one? Are you a caregiver who needs advice on how to support young people following the death of a parent or sibling? Do you need to talk? You can call, email or instant chat with trained professionals at grieftalk, 5 days a week, 9am – 9pm.
Telephone: 0808 802 0111
Raynes Park Bereavement Service
Raynes park bereavement service provides free and confidential one to one support to people who have had a bereavement, recently or in the past.
Telephone: 07914 263420
Their mission is to offer support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies and to enhance society’s care of bereaved people.
Telephone: 0808 808 1677
Bereavement Advice Centre
Bereavement advice centre supports and advises people on what they need to do after a death. They welcome calls from bereaved people and the professionals and volunteers who support them.
Telephone: 0800 634 9494
Write: Bereavement Advice Centre, Simplify, Heron House, Timothy’s, Bridge Road, Stratford Upon Avon, CV37 9BX
Grief is a natural response to losing someone you care about. There’s no right or wrong way to grieve. Everyone’s experiences of grief are individual.
Support Line: 0800 090 2309