Other UK bereavement support organisations

At SLOW we recognise that some bereaved families may require additional support so here are some links to other UK bereavement support charities and organisations:

A Child of Mine

Charity for bereaved parents with support groups in West Midlands

http://www.achildofmine.org.uk/

Tel 07803 751 229

At a Loss

‘One stop shop’ website for finding local bereavement support in the UK.

https://www.ataloss.org/

 

Child Bereavement UK (CBUK)

Nationwide support for families when a child of any age dies or is dying or when a child is facing bereavement.

http://childbereavementuk.org/

Tel 0800 02 888 40

The Child Death Helpline

Freephone service for those affected by the death of a child

http://childdeathhelpline.org.uk/

Tel 0800 282 986 / 0800 800 6019

The Childhood Bereavement Network

A hub for those supporting bereaved children

http://www.childhoodbereavementnetwork.org.uk

Tel 020 7843 6309

Children of Jannah

Support for Muslim parents following the death of a child or after a miscarriage or still birth

http://childrenofjannah.com/

Compassionate Friends

Nationwide support groups for bereaved parents that have suffered the death of a child of any age

http://www.tcf.org.uk/ 

Tel 0345 123 2304

CRUSE Bereavement Care

National charity offering grief counselling and support when someone dies

http://www.cruse.org.uk/

Tel 0808 808 1677

Eden's Trust

Bereavement support in Essex for bereaved parents

http://www.edenstrust.org.uk/

Tel 07814 550 375

Grief Encounter

Nationwide charity supporting bereaved children and their families when someone close has died.  Also offers grieftalk, the helpline for bereaved children and adults.

https://www.griefencounter.org.uk/

Tel 020 8371 8455

Tel 0808 802 0111 (grieftalk)

Hope Again

Youth support for 12-25 year olds that have experienced a bereavement

http://hopeagain.org.uk/

Tel 0808 808 1677

The Loss Foundation

Support for those that have lost loved ones to cancer

http://thelossfoundation.org/

Tel 0300 200 4112

The Lullaby Trust

Bereavement support when a baby dies suddenly

https://www.lullabytrust.org. uk/

0808 802 6868

Miscarriage Association

Support for those affected by miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy

http://www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk/

Tel 01924 200 799

The Rainbow Trust

Supporting families with seriously sick children

https://www.rainbowtrust.org.uk/

Road Peace

Supporting families that have experienced the trauma of road death or serious injury

http://www.roadpeace.org/

Tel 0845 4500 355

Samaritans

Emotional support for anyone in emotional distress

https://www.samaritans.org/

Tel 116 123

Sudden

Supporting people after sudden death

http://www.suddendeath.org/

0800 121 6510

Support after Murder and Manslaughter (SAMM)

Nationwide charity supporting families bereaved by murder or manslaughter

https://www.samm.org.uk/

Tel 0121 472 2912 / 0845 872 3440

Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity (SANDS)

Support for those affected by the death of a baby

https://www.sands.org.uk/

Tel 0808 164 3332

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS)

Support for people over 18 bereaved by suicide

http://uksobs.org/

Tel 0300 111 5065

Traumatic Stress Clinic

Psychological treatment for people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in North London

http://www.candi.nhs.uk/services/traumatic-stress-clinic

Tel 020 3317 3500

Twins and Multiple Births Association (TAMBA)

Freephone service for those affected by the death of a child

https://www.tamba.org.uk/bereavement

Tel 0800 138 0509

Winston's Wish

Nationwide support for bereaved children

http://www.winstonswish.org.uk/

Tel 08088 020 021

SLOW may not meet the needs of every bereaved parent and their families so here are some links to other UK bereavement support charities and organisations:

A Child of Mine

Charity for bereaved parents with support groups in West Midlands

http://www.achildofmine.org.uk/

Tel 07803 751 229

At a Loss

‘One stop shop’ website for finding local bereavement support in the UK.

https://www.ataloss.org/

Child Bereavement UK (CBUK)

Nationwide support for families when a child of any age dies or is dying or when a child is facing bereavement.

http://childbereavementuk.org/

Tel 0800 02 888 40

The Child Death Helpline

Freephone service for those affected by the death of a child

http://childdeathhelpline.org.uk/

Tel 0800 282 986 / 0800 800 6019

The Childhood Bereavement Network

A hub for those supporting bereaved children

http://www.childhoodbereavementnetwork.org.uk

Tel 020 7843 6309

Children of Jannah

Support for Muslim parents following the death of a child or after a miscarriage or still birth

http://childrenofjannah.com/

Compassionate Friends

Nationwide support groups for bereaved parents that have suffered the death of a child of any age

http://www.tcf.org.uk/ 

Tel 0345 123 2304

CRUSE Bereavement Care

National charity offering grief counselling and support when someone dies

http://www.cruse.org.uk/

Tel 0808 808 1677

Eden's Trust

Bereavement support in Essex for bereaved parents

http://www.edenstrust.org.uk/

Tel 07814 550 375

Grief Encounter

Nationwide charity supporting bereaved children and their families when someone close has died

https://www.griefencounter.org.uk/

Tel 020 8371 8455

Hope Again

Youth support for 12-25 year olds that have experienced a bereavement

http://hopeagain.org.uk/

Tel 0808 808 1677

The Loss Foundation

Support for those that have lost loved ones to cancer

http://thelossfoundation.org/

Tel 0300 200 4112

The Lullaby Trust

Bereavement support when a baby dies suddenly

https://www.lullabytrust.org. uk/

0808 802 6868

Miscarriage Association

Support for those affected by miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy

http://www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk/

Tel 01924 200 799

The Rainbow Trust

Supporting families with seriously sick children

 https://www.rainbowtrust.org. uk/

Road Peace

Supporting families that have experienced the trauma of road death or serious injury

http://www.road-peace.org.uk/

Tel 0845 4500 355

Samaritans

Emotional support for anyone in emotional distress

https://www.samaritans.org

Tel 116 123

Support after Murder and Manslaughter (SAMM)

Nationwide charity supporting families bereaved by murder or manslaughter

https://www.samm.org.uk/

Tel 0121 472 2912 / 0845 872 3440

Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity (SANDS)

Support for those affected by the death of a baby

https://www.sands.org.uk/

Tel 0808 164 3332

Sudden

Supporting people after sudden death

http://www.suddendeath.org/ 

0800 121 6510  

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS)

Support for people over 18 bereaved by suicide

http://uk-sobs.org.uk/

Tel 0300 111 5065

Traumatic Stress Clinic

Psychological treatment for people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in North London

http://www.candi.nhs.uk/services/traumatic-stress-clinic

Tel 020 3317 3500

Twins and Multiple Births Association (TAMBA)

Freephone service for those affected by the death of a child

https://www.tamba.org.uk/bereavement

Tel 0800 138 0509

Winston's Wish

Nationwide support for bereaved children

http://www.winstonswish.org.uk/

Tel 08088 020 021