Bereavement advice

The death of someone close to you can leave you with feelings of loss, despair, sorrow and worry.

If you are struggling to come to terms with a bereavement you may want to talk to, or gain support from, one of the organisations listed below.

Bradford Bereavement Support



Telephone: 01274 619522

Our aim is to provide a high quality bereavement counselling service for people in the Bradford area. Free and confidential.

Cruse Bereavement



Telephone: 0808 808 1677

Cruse is here to support you after the death of someone close. Counselling on a one-to-one basis or in group sessions for people suffering bereavement. Pre-bereavement help also offered.

The Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust.


Bereavement support: 0808 802 6868
Information and advice: 0808 802 6869

The Lullaby Trust raises awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies and offers emotional support for bereaved families.

Child Bereavement UK

Child Bereavement UK. Rebuilding lives together



Telephone: 0800 02 888 40

Bereavement services: 01494 568 900

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.

'Bereavement support for families' provides face-to-face support at a growing number of locations across the country including:

  • Individual, couple and family support sessions.
  • Parents' support groups for baby and child death and support through a subsequent pregnancy.
  • Family Support Groups for children aged 4 to 12 to attend with adult carers.
  • A Young People's Advisory Group (YPAG) for bereaved young people up to age 25.