Bereavement support and information
Help and Support
Grief does not just end after a funeral service has taken place. For some, this is often just the start of a long process of grieving and understanding how to continue with normal life. Over time, we have been approached by many brave individuals asking for advice, help or just wanting to talk. We have compiled a categorised list of organisations or charity's that are able to offer a range of support and help lines.
Samaritans - Providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress
Citizens Advice - How to get help on paying for a funeral
Call: 0800 144 8848
Cruse - Specialist bereavement care
Call: 0808 808 1677
Age UK - The UK's leading charity for older people
Call: 0800 678 1602
The death of a child
The Compassionate Friends - Your call will be answered by a volunteer bereaved parent
Call: 0345 123 2304
S.A.N.D.S - Stillbirth and neonatal death society
Call: 0808 164 3332
Contact us any time, any day.
If you would like any further contact information, or just to talk to us, we're here for you.
Mental Health Foundation UK - You're not alone
Call: 020 7803 1100
Types of Funerals
There are different types of funerals to choose from, there is no right or wrong way to do them, just the way that feels best. They might be religious or non-religious, large, or small and intimate.
Help & Advice
There are a number of practical things that you need to do, along with the funeral arrangements themselves. We will make it as clear and easy for you as we can.