Bereavement Charities

Network for organisations who give advice, can help put you in touch with the right one to help you.
020 7469 5700

Age UK
Fact sheets and information on all aspects of death and bereavement
0800 169 6565 (lines open between 8.00am and 7.00pm)
Age UK supports and assists a network of over 330 local Age UKs and Age Concerns, which between them provide an extensive network throughout England. The Age UK family also includes Age Scotland, Age Cymru and Age NI.

   Age Cymru
   029 2043 1555

   Age NI 
   028 9024 5729

   Age Scotland
   0845 125 9732

Care for the Family
Care for the Family is a UK-wide charity working in many areas of family life including bereavement support.
029 2081 0800

Disaster Action
Self help group for those bereaved by a major disaster such as a plane crash
01483 799 066
Excellent search site for local and smaller bereavement charities

Much Loved
MuchLoved" is the online memorial website charity, that offers bereaved people the opportunity to create personalised and sensitve tributes. We offer a free 10 year tribute to everyone, that they can add text, photos, music and videos and can also collect donations in lieu of flowers online to any UK registered charity.

National Association of Bereavement Services
Information about bereavement counselling services in your local area
020 7806 4013

National Association of Widows
Information and details of local branches
0845 838 2261

Road Peace
Road crash victims & bereaved
020 7733 1603

Provides information and support to people who’ve been affected by sudden cardiac arrest or bereaved through sudden death
01277 811215 

Support & Care After Road Death & Injury
Support & Care After Road Death & Injury
0845 123 5541

Support after Murder and Manslaughter
Support After Murder and Manslaughter
0845 872 3440

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide
0115 944 1117