Grief Resources

Helpful Support Organisations and Helplines

The Good Grief

The Good Grief Trust

Grief resource’s and online UK directory of bereavement support
Samaritans logo


116 123 (UK)
For anyone at anytime for any reason

ChildLine logo


0800 1111
Support for under 25yrs and their relatives

The silver line logo


0800 470 8090
Support for the over 50’s

Cruse bereavement care logo


0808 808 1677 Nationwide bereavement support

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Child Bereavement UK

0800 02 88840
Helpline (9 – 5pm)

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Child Death Helpline

0800 282 986
Every evening 7-10pm
Mon/Thurs/Fri – 10am – 1pm
Tues/Wed – 10am – 4pm

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Grief Talk

0808 802 0111
Support for anyone to Grieftalk from any phone for free
Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm
Have a 1-2-1 CHAT live session with a Grieftalk counsellor

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Bereavement Advice Centre

0800 634 9494
Practical advice (9 – 5pm)

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Bereavement Trust

0800 435 455
Emotional and practical advice (6 – 10pm)

DrugFam logo


0300 888 3853
Drug and Alcohol addiction
The helpline line is available between 9am and 9pm seven days a week.

Sands logo


0808 164 3332
9.30am – 5.30pm Mon to Fri 9.30am – 9.30pm Tues and Thurs 
Free confidential helpline for anyone affected by the death of a baby.

Survivors of bereavement by suicide logo

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide

0300 111 5065
9am-9pm every day

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The Compassionate Friends

0345 123 2304
Open every day 10 am – 4 pm, 7-10 pm

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The Lullaby Trust

0808 802 6868
Monday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm
Weekends and Public holidays, 6 pm – 10 pm


Babyloss Support

07400 402744
Supporting families when a baby dies in Leicester, Leicestershire, and Rutland.
Baby Loss Support


At A Loss

Helping bereaved people fund support and wellbeing. is the UK’s signposting and information website for bereaved people.



Works to address and overcome issues related to self-harm and suicide.

Grief encounter

Greif Encounter

0808 802 0111
Weekdays 9am-9pm