BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT IN YOUR AREA

You can use the directory below to find out what services are available in your area, and who you can contact for more information.

Please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic many of the services will be offering support over the phone or via video conferencing until restrictions are lifted. They may also need to alter their opening hours if they experience staff shortages for a period.

Greater Manchester Bereavement Service is not responsible for, nor endorses, the information and advice provided by the organisations listed below.wigan


USE THE MAP BELOW TO FIND SERVICES IN YOUR AREA

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Beacon Counselling ServicesVISIT WEBSITECounselling for a range of issues, including bereavement.

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Bolton Council of MosquesVISIT WEBSITEFree private service covering variety of concerns including bereavement and loss.

Bolton HospiceVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support is only available for users of Bolton Hospice's services. The Bereavement Support Group is currently suspended but they offer membership of a bereavement Whatsapp group and phone/video 1-1 support.

Bolton Lads & Girls ClubVISIT WEBSITEBereavement service for any young person aged 8 to 18 who would like some extra support.

Bolton NHS Trust Bereavement Support GroupVISIT WEBSITETelephone support is available for bereaved families of patients who have died in the Trust.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UKVISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

SilverwellbeingVISIT WEBSITESpecialist bereavement and loss counselling for people who have experienced a loss in the past six months.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Bury HospiceVISIT WEBSITESunflower Support Group: Aims to support children (4-11yrs) as well as their parents/carers who are bereaved of someone important in their lives.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Grief, Loss and Supportive Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITECounselling provided on a one to one basis in a safe and confidential environment.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UKVISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

MisaskimVISIT WEBSITEProvides support and assistance to individuals experiencing crisis or tragedy from the Jewish Community by providing vital community services, which include safeguarding the dignity of the deceased, assisting the bereaved and supporting individuals during these times.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

Swan Bereavement NurseVISIT WEBSITESupport and assistance offered prior to Inquest, to those who have been affected by a death referred to the Coroner.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

Sudden VISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Adult and Children Bereavement Support at Wythenshawe HospitalVISIT WEBSITEThe Bereavement Team can provide advice and assistance if your loved one has died at Wythenshawe Hospital

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement. Also has a service for BAME people registered with a GP in Manchester in English, French, Punjabi and Turkish.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UKVISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Memory CushionsVISIT WEBSITEWorkshops for people that are bereaved in Manchester to create their own Memory Cushion. The sessions will be held online starting in late September. Please email Ruth for more information: randrcreative@hotmail.co.uk

Minds MatterVISIT WEBSITESupport for everyday issues that affect your mental wellbeing including loss and bereavement.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and St Mary’s Hospital Bereavement and Family Support. VISIT WEBSITE

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Cruse Bereavement Care: Face to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone closeVISIT WEBSITE

Dr Kershaw’s HospiceVISIT WEBSITETelephone support service to bereaved people whose loved ones have been cared for in their in patient unit or by their community Hospice at Home service

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Healthy MindsVISIT WEBSITESupport and treatment for people over the age of 16 who are struggling with mental health problems, including counselling and group sessions for people that are bereaved.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UKVISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

Swan Bereavement NurseVISIT WEBSITESupport and assistance offered prior to Inquest, to those who have been affected by a death referred to the Coroner.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Hospice UKVISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

Springhill HospiceVISIT WEBSITEA bereavement service available to those who are grieving after the initial 12 weeks of a death, irrespective of the cause of death or relationship to the deceased. They also run monthly peer support groups, including a group for those bereaved by suicide.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

Swan Bereavement NurseVISIT WEBSITESupport and assistance offered prior to Inquest, to those who have been affected by a death referred to the Coroner.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Thinking AheadVISIT WEBSITETherapeutic support for people over the age of 18 who are feeling distressed with difficult life events, such as the loss of a loved one.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UKVISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

Six Degrees Social Enterprise TeamVISIT WEBSITEEvidence based emotional and practical support for people ages 16 and over in Salford.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

Swan Bereavement NurseVISIT WEBSITESupport and assistance offered prior to Inquest, to those who have been affected by a death referred to the Coroner.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

University of SalfordVISIT WEBSITECounselling and psychotherapy service offers one to one and family support for people across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Beacon CounsellingVISIT WEBSITEOne to one counselling service for a range of issues, including bereavement.

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information Service VISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UK VISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

Safe HavenVISIT WEBSITEA range of therapeutic services for various issues, including bereavement.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: Childline VISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: SIlver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEThe Get Up and Go service provides mental health support for older people living in Tameside. Also offers support and advice through its free and confidential advice line. Call: 0800 678 1602

Anthony Seddon FundVISIT WEBSITEA peer support group offering mental health and bereavement support as well as therapeutic activities.

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Blythe House HospiceVISIT WEBSITECounselling and bereavement service for adult patients and their families.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Diversity Matters North WestVISIT WEBSITESupporting Black, Minority Ethnic and Refugee Communities with emotional support for those bereaved and peer mentoring in multiple languages including Bangla, Urdu, Punjabi and Hindi.

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Finding RainbowsVISIT WEBSITESupport for families who have suffered the bereavement of a baby or child, including early pregnancy loss.

Gaddum CentreVISIT WEBSITEProvides therapeutic interventions for children and young people (aged under 18) who have suffered a bereavement.

Glossop Peer Support GroupVISIT WEBSITEGroup for people suffering the effects of bereavement. Call: 01663 736426 - Liz Fletcher - High Peak CVS Call: 0161 922 4089 - Helen Sharples - Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT

Grief ChatVISIT WEBSITEA free online chat service for grieving or bereaved people.

Grief EncounterVISIT WEBSITESupport for bereaved children, young people and their families.

Greater Manchester Suicide Bereavement Information ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved or affected by suicide.

Healthy MindsVISIT WEBSITESupport and treatment for people over the age of 16 who are struggling with mental health problems, including a service for people where grief has become stuck, or who experienced a traumatic bereavement

Homeless Bereavement ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for homeless people and homeless sector staff who are bereaved. Please call 07725 957 224 or email Niamh.brophy1@nhs.net

Hope AgainVISIT WEBSITESupport for children and young people affected by the death of someone close. Includes advice from young people dealing with grief.

Hospice UK VISIT WEBSITEHospice UK has a free, confidential adult social care bereavement and trauma support line. Call: 0300 303 4434

Infinity InitiativesVISIT WEBSITESAILS programme offers support and counselling for people who have experienced loss.

KoothVISIT WEBSITEAnonymous online counselling and wellbeing support for young people.

Marie CurieVISIT WEBSITEA range of services to support people affected by the death of a loved one, whether it was recent or some time ago.

Minds MatterVISIT WEBSITESupport for everyday issues that affect your mental wellbeing including loss and bereavement.

Muslim Bereavement Support ServiceVISIT WEBSITESupport for Muslim parents after the death of a child: face to face, group, helpline support in several languages.

NestacVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for those from BAME communities across Greater Manchester bereaved during Covid-19. Support is available in Somali, Kurdish, Swahili, Urdu, Arabic and French.

Once Upon a SmileVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support offered to children and young people and their families across Greater Manchester.

Reuben's RetreatVISIT WEBSITEA range of services for siblings and parents that have lost a child, including counselling, support groups, wellbeing, bereavement books, activities, short breaks, day trips and a place to feel understood and supported

Tameside and Glossop Bereavement Matters Facebook GroupVISIT WEBSITEOnline peer support for people who have lost someone during isolation.

SuddenVISIT WEBSITEHelpline for people bereaved by sudden death. Call 0800 121 6510.

The Good Grief TrustVISIT WEBSITEProvides details of many organisations if you can’t find the one right for you from this list.

The Jewish Bereavement Counselling ServiceVISIT WEBSITECommitted to ensuring that professional, skilled and confidential bereavement counselling is available to everyone who needs it in the Jewish Community.

Together Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEEmotional support for the Polish community across Greater Manchester.

Willow Wood HospiceVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support group for anyone whose loved one was cared for or supported by Willow Wood Hospice.

Winston's WishVISIT WEBSITEProvides services to bereaved children, young people and their families and offer practical support and guidance to anyone concerned about a grieving child.

YaranVISIT WEBSITEBereavement support for adults in Greater Manchester that speak Farsi, Arabic, Afghan Dari, Kurdish, Turkish or Azari.

Young MindsVISIT WEBSITEAdvice on dealing with grief and loss including advice from young people

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24/7 Support Line: Childline VISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.

24/7 Support Line: SamaritansVISIT WEBSITECall: 116 123. For anyone at any time and for any reason.

24/7 Support Line: Silver LineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 470 8090. Support for people aged 55 or over.

Age UKVISIT WEBSITEFree and confidential support and advice for older people, their friends, carers and professionals. Call: 0800 678 1602

Bereavement Advice CentreVISIT WEBSITEPractical advice and support on the issues people face after the death of someone close.

Care ConcernVISIT WEBSITESupport for those bereaved in the Jewish community in Greater Manchester. Call: 0161 796 0807

Caribbean and African Health NetworkVISIT WEBSITEBereavement counselling tailored to meet the cultural and religious needs of the Caribbean and African community living in Greater Manchester. Also provides practical support including funeral arrangements and repatriations.

Childhood Bereavement NetworkVISIT WEBSITEGuidance, tips and a video about supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus pandemic

Child Bereavement UKVISIT WEBSITESupports families when a child is facing bereavement or when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying.

Child Death HelplineVISIT WEBSITEConfidential support offered to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, from pre-birth to adult, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Compassionate FriendsVISIT WEBSITEOffer support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents after the death of a child, of any age, from any cause.

Counselling and Family CentreVISIT WEBSITEDrop in group sessions for people talk about bereavement and loss.

Cruse Bereavement CareVISIT WEBSITEFace to face, telephone and group support after the death of someone close

Dying MattersVISIT WEBSITEOffers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

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24/7 Support Line: ChildlineVISIT WEBSITECall: 0800 1111. Support for people aged 19 or younger.