Bereavement

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care exists to promote the well-being of bereaved people and to enable anyone suffering bereavement caused by death to understand their grief and cope with their loss.

Telephone: 0121 687 8011

Facebook: CruseBirmingham

Twitter: @CruseBirmingham

Website: www.crusebirmingham.co.uk

Email: enquiries@crusebirmingham.co.uk

Edward's Trust

Edward’s Trust provides holistic family bereavement services supporting children, young people and parents across the West Midlands.

Telephone: 0121 454 1705

Facebook: Edwardstrust

Twitter: @edwardstrust

Website: edwardstrust.org.uk

Email: admin@edwardstrust.org.uk

The Pinks B Blues – Pregnancy loss Support

We know that pregnancy loss can be a time of confusion, isolation, what if? what next? At the Pinks N Blues, they offer peer support groups, limited 1-2-1 support via email, telephone, Skype, and/or face to face, for anyone who has experienced pregnancy loss(es) and their partners, friends and family, pre-24 weeks. Their groups offer peer support, information and guidance in a safe and supportive space with others who have experienced pregnancy loss(es). They support your emotional well-being during a time of flux and uncertainty, developing strategies in moving forward, a space to say what you really need to say without judgement but with warmth and understanding.

Website: www.thepinksnblues.co.uk

Money Advice Service

Free impartial advice service helping people manage their money and tackle debt.

Twitter: @YourMoneyAdvice

Telephone: 0800 138 7777

Website: www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk

Citizens Advice – What do after a death

ThIS website outlines what happens, and things you might need to think about, after someone dies.

Website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Bereavement Advice Centre

There are many practical issues to manage when someone dies. Bereavement Advice Centre supports and advises people on what they need to do after a death.

Telephone: 0800 634 9494

Website: www.bereavementadvice.org

Child Death Helpline

A helpline for anyone of any age affected by the death of a child (from pregnancy to adulthood) in any circumstances. All calls are answered by parents who have experienced bereavement.

Telephone: 0800 282 986 or 0808 800 6019

Website: childdeathhelpline.org.uk

Simplify Probate

Probate experts who will help and advise you on the grant of probate and estate administration process.

Telephone: 01371 734516

Website: www.simplifyprobate.co.uk

Samaritans

Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Twitter: @samaritans

Telephone: 116 123

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

Government Services and Information

Government services and information all in one place – this website has lots of information and links to lots of other useful sites, including local authorities.

Website: www.gov.uk