Other UK Bereavement Support Organisations

SLOW provides support for bereaved families across the UK, however we recognise that some bereaved families may require additional support.  Here are some links to other 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

ARC - Antenatal results and Choices

ARC is the only national charity helping parents and healthcare professionals through antenatal screening and its consequences

https://www.arc-uk.org/

 

At a Loss

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

https://www.ataloss.org/

 

CARIS Islington

Bereavement Counselling for Adults and Children in Islington

https://www.carisislington.org/

Tel 020 7281 5200

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

Dads' Care

Bereavement support groups for bereaved dads in the Thames Valley and London.

https://dads.care/

Eden's Trust

Bereavement support in Essex for bereaved parents

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

Tel 07814 550 375

Good Grief Project

Grief retreats for bereaved families

https://thegoodgriefproject.co.uk/

Tel 07808 472 885

Good Grief Trust

Directory of grief support for all types of bereavement across the UK

https://www.thegoodgrieftrust.org/

Grief Encounter

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

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

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

Suicide & Co

Support for those bereaved by suicide

https://www.suicideandco.org/

 

Tel 0800 054 8400

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

Support after Suicide

A North London based service for anyone bereaved by suicide
Tel 07483 368 700  

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS)

Support for people over 18 bereaved by suicide

http://uksobs.org/

Tel 0300 111 5065

Tommy's

Pregnancy and baby loss support

 https://www.tommys.org/

Tel 0800 014 7800

 

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

What's Your Grief?

Online grief resources for all types of bereavement

https://whatsyourgrief.com/

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

ARC - Antenatal results and Choices

ARC is the only national charity helping parents and healthcare professionals through antenatal screening and its consequences

https://www.arc-uk.org/

 

At a Loss

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

https://www.ataloss.org/

CARIS Islington

Bereavement Counselling for Adults and Children in Islington

https://www.carisislington.org/

Tel 020 7281 5200

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

Support after Suicide

A North London based service for anyone bereaved by suicide offering 1-2-1 and group sessions.
Tel 07483 368 700  

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

What's Your Grief?

Online grief resources for all types of bereavement

https://whatsyourgrief.com/

Winston's Wish

Nationwide support for bereaved children

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

Tel 08088 020 021