The death of a loved one can be among the most difficult moments that any of us will face in our lives, and it often falls on those closest to the person they have lost and who is grieving the most to organise the funeral.
We recognise these difficulties and challenges that losing a loved one can bring and would like to share with you the many organisations available to you, your friends, families and carers.
We understand that losing a loved one is not easy, but you are not alone
Our GPs, ANP’s and Practice Nurses are also here to support you.
The following support resources can offer guidance and advice on dealing with grief and loss –
At a Loss:
Provide the UK’s signposting website for the bereaved https://www.ataloss.org/
Cruse Bereavement Care Lancashire:
Tel. 01772 433645 www.cruselancashire.org.uk/
The Good Grief Trust:
Tel. 0800 090 2390 https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/help/support/telephone-bereavement-support
National Bereavement Alliance:
Way Widowed and Young:
WAY a national charity in the UK for people aged 50 or under when their partner died: https://www.widowedandyoung.org.uk/
St. Catherines Hospice:
Derian House Children’s Hospice:
Child Bereavement UK:
Tel. 116 123 free from any phone https://www.samaritans.org/
Every Life Matters:
Bereavement support for people bereaved by suicidehttps://www.every-life-matters.org.uk/affected-by-suicide/
Healthier Lancashire & South Cumbria:
Amparo support following suicide (Lancashire):
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide: