If you have been affected by the death of someone and need support, the following organisations offer help and guidance.
CRUSE Bereavement Support
National charity offering grief counselling and support when someone dies.
Helpline: 0808 808 1677
CRUSE Bereavement Care Scotland
Promoting the well-being of bereaved people in Scotland.
National Helpline Opening Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-8pmWeekends 1pm-4pm
Helpline: 0808 802 6161
The Good Grief Trust
Charity run by bereaved people for bereaved people.
For a list of specialised bereavement organisations
Bereavement Organisations that support young people
Supporting bereaved children and young people
Bereavement Organisations for the death of a child or young person
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.
Helpline: 0800 02 888 40
The Lullaby Trust
Bereavement support when a baby dies suddenly
Support for those affected by miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy
Helpline: 01924 200 799