Advice and support

We hope that you have found these web pages helpful. However, as circumstances for every bereavement are different, more advice may be needed. Below are some useful links to assist you.

Citizens Advice Bureau

Free, confidential and impartial advice on issues on a wide range of topics.

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Cruse Bereavement Care

Support for people after the death of someone close. They offer a range of free confidential support for adults and children.

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Samaritans Southampton Branch

Dedicated to reducing feelings of isolation and disconnection that can lead to suicide.

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The Red Lipstick Foundation

Support for families who are bereaved by suicide and raising awareness of mental health issues.

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Child Death Helpline

A free phone service to anyone affected by the death of a child of any age.

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SANDs (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity) Southampton Branch

Support for parents and families through the experience of losing a baby.

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Miscarriage Association

Support and information for anyone affected by the loss of a baby in pregnancy.

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Winston’s Wish

Support for bereaved children.

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Simon Says

Support for bereaved children.

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Age UK Southampton

An integrated range of services to support older people and their carers.

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The War Widows Association of Great Britain

Improving conditions of war widows and their dependants.

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SSAFA - The Armed Forces Charity

Relieve need, suffering and distress amongst the Armed Forces, veterans and their families.

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Macmillan Cancer Support

Support for people affected by cancer.

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The Terrence Higgins Trust

A charity providing practical support, held, counselling and advice for anyone with or concerned about AIDS or HIV infection.

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The above information is for general guidance purposes only and is not a complete or exhaustive list of the organisations available for help and guidance.