Other Organisations

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Extra Support

Every situation is different and our reactions are unique to us – we all need different types of support. Below are a range of organisations who you may find helpful – please be aware that policies will differ from one organisation to another.

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Talking Bereavement

Every situation is different and our reactions are unique to us – we all need different types of support. Below are a range of organisations who you may find helpful – please be aware that policies will differ from one organisation to another.

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For people affected by suicide in Cheshire & Merseyside, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire, Kent & Medway, Thames Valley, Coventry & Warwickshire, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.

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Bereavement Advice Centre

There are many practical matters to attend to when someone dies. Bereavement Advice Centre supports and advises people on what they need to do after a death.

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Child Bereavement UK

We help children, young people, parents, and families to rebuild their lives when a child grieves or when a child dies.

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Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Support is the United Kingdom's largest bereavement charity, which provides free care and bereavement counselling to people suffering from grief.

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First Hand

First Hand is for anyone affected by witnessing a suicide, when they did not know the person who has died.

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For The Fallen

Peer-Led & Lived-Experience Community Supporting The Families Of Military Suicide.

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Grief Encounter

We work closely with individuals, families, schools and professionals to offer a way through the anxiety, fear and isolation so often caused by grief

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Leeds Suicide Bereavement Service

Compassionate support for people bereaved by suicide

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Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol & Drugs

Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs is a national charity that supports anyone concerned about someone else’s alcohol or drug use in Scotland.

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The Compassionate Friends

TCF is a charitable organisation of bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents dedicated to the support and care of other similarly bereaved family members who have suffered the death of a child or children of any age and from any cause.

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WAY (Widowed and Young)

WAY is a UK charity that offers a peer-to-peer support network for anyone who's lost a partner before their 51st birthday

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Winstons Wish

We support grieving children and young people after the death of someone important.

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You Raise Me Up

Offering emotional & mental health support to families that have lost a young adult between the ages of 16 & 25.

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Suicide Prevention and Mental Health

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Breathing Space

A confidential phoneline for anyone in Scotland over the age of 16, feeling low, anxious or depressed

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CALM offers life-saving services, provokes national conversation, and brings people together to reject living miserably.

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Chris’s House

Chris's House offes a safe environment where people in, or approaching, suicidal crisis can have a safe place to go and get professional support

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Hub of Hope

Hub of Hope is the UK’s leading mental health support database.

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If U care Share

If U care share listen and support emotional well being in young people and those affected by suicide

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Matthew Elvidge Trust

The Matthew Elvidge Trust seeks to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of wellbeing and good mental health

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Maytree's house is open for people when they’re feeling suicidal.

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Mind offer supported housing, crisis helplines, drop-in centres, employment and training schemes, counselling and befriending.

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Movember are the leading charity changing the face of men’s health. We know what works for men – and what doesn’t.

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PAPYRUS are a UK charity dedicated to the prevention of suicide and the promotion of positive mental health and emotional wellbeing in young people.

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Rethink Mental Illness

Rethink Mental Illness is a charity on a mission to bring about meaningful change to mental health, through their services, groups and groundbreaking campaigns.

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SAMH operate over 70 services in communities across Scotland, providing mental health social care support, addictions and employment services, among others.

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SANE is a leading UK mental health charity improving quality of life for anyone affected by mental illness

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Students Against Depression

Students Against Depression is a website offering advice, information, guidance and resources to those affected by low mood, depression and suicidal thinking.

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INQUEST is the only charity providing expertise on state related deaths and their investigation to bereaved people, lawyers, advice and support agencies, the media and parliamentarians.

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The Coronor’s Courts Support Service

The CCSS is an independent voluntary organisation whose trained volunteers offer emotional support and practical help to bereaved families, witnesses and others attending an Inquest at a Coroner’s Court.

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Citizens Advice

Citizens advice network of independent charities offers confidential advice online, over the phone, and in person, for free.

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Childline is here to help anyone under 19 in the UK with any issue they’re going through. Childline is free, confidential and available any time, day or night.

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The Silver Line

The Silver Line Helpline is a free, confidential telephone service just for older people. They provide conversation and support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Switchboard LGBT Helpline

The LGBT+ Helpline are a safe space for anyone to discuss anything, including sexuality, gender identity, sexual health and emotional well-being.

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

The BACP provide education and training for counsellors and psychotherapists working in either professional or voluntary settings.

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Suicide & Co

Suicide & Co support bereaved individuals and open the conversation around suicide-related grief.

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The NHS provide urgent services and therapy services for individuals experiencing mental health problems.

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Hypnotherapy Directory

The Hypnotherapy directory offer hypnotherpay resources to help individuals with habit breaking and stress-related issues.

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FCN - The Farming Community Network

The FCN are a voluntary organisation & charity that supports farmers and families within the farming community.

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SAMM provides a wide range of peer support services to people bereaved by murder and manslaughter.

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