Bedfordshire Cruse Bereavement Care
Support, advice and information to,children, young people and adults when someone dies.
Tel: 0300 200 4108
National helpline: 0844 477 9400 / 0808 808 1677
Bedfordshire Suicide Bereavement Service (BSBS)
Supports people living anywhere in Bedfordshire and Luton of any age following death by suicide.
Tel: 01525 863924
Referral form on website: www.chums.uk.com/bedfordshire-and-luton-referral-forms/
MK Bereavement by Suicide Support Service
Following death by suicide the police (with permission) forward your details to Mind BLMK who will contact you. You can also self-refer to this service.
Tel: 0300 330 0648
The Good Grief Trust
Crisis information and signposting to charities, support services and helplines that offer dedicated advice and information. Virtual support for those grieving in isolation.
Supports people bereaved by sudden death.
Tel: 0800 121 6510
Open: Mon – Wed 10.00 to 14.00
Bereavement Advice Centre
Support and advice on what to do after a death. Information on the practical aspects of dealing with the death and informational grief.
National Information Helpline: 0800 634 9494
Child Bereavement UK
Supports families when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement.
Tel: 0800 0288 840
TCF (formerly the compassionate Friends)
Support by telephone befriending for those dealing with a loss of a child. (N.B the child may have reached adulthood).
Tel: 0345 1232 304 (365 days/yr. 10.00 – 16.00 & 18.30 – 22.30)
Way foundation(widowed and young)
Provides a self-help network to those who are bereaved through losing their partner/spouse. For those < 50 yrs.
Support for those caring for children affected by the death of a parent or a sibling and to the children themselves.
Tel: 0808 802 0021 (09.00 – 17.00)
Crisis messenger: text WW to 85258 (24/7)
The stillbirth and neonatal death charity. Support for any bereaved parents.
Tel: 0808 164 3332
Self-help organisation which exists to meet the needs of those bereaved by the suicide of a family member or anyone close to them.
Tel: 0300 1115 065 (09.00 – 21.00 Mon- Fri)