Support

A list of places that may be able to offer support, either professionally or through offering a space of comfort and empathy through listening services and other projects including many ran by trained volunteers. 

Bereavement Support

Books on grief for teenagers

Child Bereavement UK - supporting families

Cruse - bereavement care

Grief Encounter - supporting bereaved children

Hope Again website for young people 

Lets Talk About Loss - meetups&projects for 18-35s

Winstons Wish - bereavement charity for children 

Mental Health 

Black Minds Matter - connecting the black community to therapy and mentorship 

CLIC - online community of support for mental health

Elefriends - Mind's online peer support community

Hub of Hope - find your local support via postcode

Mee Two - peer support app for young people 

NSUN (National Survivor User Network) - support groups and information

Papyrus - HOPELINE support & information for young people about suicide

PANDAS Foundation - perinatal support for mental health

Rethink Mental Illness - mental health & carer support groups & services

Samaritans 24/7 listening support

Sane - mental health information and support

SHOUT - 24/7 text support 

 

Suicide Bereavement Support

Organisations and resources that provide information for those affected by suicide.

A book on supporting children bereaved by suicide from Winston's Wish charity

Child Bereavement UK Information and guidance after a suicide

Cruse -  coping and feelings after a bereavement by suicide

If U Care Share Foundation - resources and support after a suicide

Support After Suicide Partnership (SASP) Help Hub

Suicide and Co support and help after being bereaved by suicide

SOBS charity for suicide bereavement support and peer groups