Support Services

Use the categories below to find appropriate and local support.  If you are newly bereaved, please use our GriefChat facility 'pop up' on our GriefChat tab.

Scroll down the alphabetical list to find a support service by name (UK Wide organisations are listed first)

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Liberty Pregnancy Counselling Across England

We are a registered charity offering a pregnancy counselling and support service to women and families who have lost a baby through miscarriage, termination, still birth, we offer counselling for birth trauma, infertility, post natal depression. We support those experiencing a crisis pregnancy, offering a decision making process without judgement.

Services: Groups, One to One, Peer support, Friendship support, Practical support, Professional counselling, Listening

Meningitis Research Foundation UK Wide

Meningitis Research Foundation is a leading UK and international charity that brings together people and expertise to defeat meningitis and septicaemia wherever it exists.

In 2015, around 380,000 people died of meningitis, around 300 in the UK.

Services: One to One, Peer support, Friendship support, Listening, Phone helpline, Website articles and information, Events

Miscarriage Association UK Wide

A UK-wide charity offering support and information on miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy and molar pregnancy.

Services: Peer support, Listening, Phone helpline, Website articles and information

Paul's Fund/Paul's Place UK Wide

Holiday's for young adults who are bereaved, or the parents of a young adult who has died

Services: Holidays

Sands - Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity UK Wide

Sands is a UK charity that works across the country to support anyone affected by the death of a baby; improve the care bereaved parents receive from health care and other professionals; and reduce the number of babies who do die by funding research and working closely with other organisations to create a world where fewer babies die.

We have a free national helpline offering bereavement support and information on the telephone and by email. We also offer support through a moderated forum, information booklets and over 100 local peer support groups.

Services: Groups, Peer support, Listening, Phone helpline, Website articles and information, Events

Scottish Cot Death Trust Across Scotland

Scotland's only cot death charity. Support services include bereavement support home visits, individual and couple counselling and befriending. The Next Infant Support Programme is available during pregnancy and for 12 months after baby is born, including the loan of an apnoea monitor, for parents and siblings affected by cot death.

Services: One to One, Peer support, Friendship support, Practical support, Professional counselling, Listening, Website articles and information, Events

Stop Mail UK Wide

Our free service will help you stop unwanted mail to the recently deceased and work towards reducing the likelihood of identity theft following a loss. This can be done online or by telephone using the contact details below.

Services: Practical support, Phone helpline

Sue Ryder Online Community - Sue Ryder UK Wide

Online forum where bereaved adults can exchanges messages, share feelings and support each other. It's a free service, accessible 24/7 via computer, smart phone or tablet, and you can choose an anonymous screen name. Moderated by Sue Ryder to ensure a safe and supportive environment.

Services: Peer support, Website articles and information

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SoBS) UK Wide

We exist to meet the needs and break the isolation of those bereaved by the suicide of a close relative or friend. Many of those helping have themselves been bereaved by suicide.

Services: Groups, Peer support, Phone helpline, Website articles and information, Email support

Tamba - Twin and Multiple Birth Association Bereavement Support Group UK Wide

The Tamba Bereavement Support Group (BSG) exists to support all parents and carers of multiples who have experienced loss whether it was during pregnancy, at birth or at any point afterwards. Tamba BSG offers parent to parent support via our befriending service and via our facebook bereavement support group.

Services: Groups, Peer support, Friendship support, Listening, Phone helpline, Website articles and information




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