Further support and guidance

The loss of a loved one is one of the most difficult life experiences that we can go through. As you and your family experience this now, you may have questions, seek support, and look for information to help you manage what comes next as you grieve.

What to do when a loved one dies

Resources and step by step guides

Stopping unwanted mail

Support services

There are many local support services available. The bereavement team where your loved one died or at your local hospital will have further information.

Someone to talk to

Everyone needs someone to talk to sometimes. The helplines below are there for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; whatever you’re going through.

Bereavement helplines

Grief can be overwhelming. No matter how long you have been grieving, you don’t have to deal with it alone.

Children and bereavement

Tributes, memorials and events

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