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Bereavement support
Your GP will be able to put you in touch with bereavement services in your area. You can also contact the national Cruse Bereavement Care helpline. The helpline is open Monday–Friday 9.30am–5pm (excluding bank holidays) with extended hours on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings until 8pm. The number is 0808 808 1677​. Email: [email protected]

Other sources of support

  • The Bereavement Advice Centre supports and advises people on what they need to do after death.
  • Lullaby Trust provides confidential support for those affected by the sudden and unexpected death of a baby. The Trust has a dedicated line for bereaved families: 0808 802 6868
  • SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death charity) has a helpline for anyone affected by the death of a baby: 020 7436 5881