Bereavement Support Services

If you have suffered a bereavement there are a number of services that are available to support you:

Cruse Bereavement Care

Telephone: 0121 687 8010

Free National Helpline: 0808 808 1677 (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9am-5pm; Tuesday and Thursday- 9am-8pm; Saturday and Sunday – 12-5pm)


Cruse Bereavement Care offers confidential counselling and support groups for adults and children, by telephone, email or face-to-face. 

Grief Encounter

Tel: 0808 802 0111

On-line bereavement support for young people, parents & professionals.

Grief Encounter offer support for bereaved children and families to address difficult issues such as death and help make sense of the hurt and confusion. Services include: Confidential helpline, family programmes, specialist resources and e-counselling services.