National Family Support services

Bereavement – National Services

Dealing with bereavement is always challenging and even more so, when children and young people are involved – the following national organisations can support families at this time.

Cruse Bereavement Care

Hope Again – Young People Living After Loss 

Child Bereavement UK

Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. Our vision is for all families to have the support they need to rebuild their lives.

2 wish upon a star

Established in October 2012 to support those parents who lose their child suddenly and traumatically in memory of two special people.

Project 13

Losing someone close to you at a young age is hard, through our own personal experience we set up Project 13 an online community that helps young people dealing with grief and loss. 

Bereavement Payments

The Government offers a range of support and benefits for those who have lost a spouse or child.

UK Care Guide


ID: 1875, revised 09/09/2022