Parents & Carers

Bereavement Support

A Child of Mine
A Child Of Mine is a charity to help and support anyone affected by the death of a child, in as many ways as they possibly can. Their website will always continue to be a main focus as a valuable resource for families after a child's death, but as time has moved on A Child Of Mine has grown too, and can now do much more work behind the scenes to improve bereavement care for parents and families who have lost a child.

Child Death Helpline
A dedicated helpline that offers support to anyone affected by the death of child of any age, under any circumstances however recent or long ago.

Child Bereavement UK
Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement.

Winston's Wish
Winston’s Wish is the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK. They offer practical support and guidance to bereaved children, their families and professionals.

Grief Encounter
Gried Encounter support bereaved children and their families to help alleviate the pain caused by the death of someone close.

Cruse Bereavement Care
Cruse Richmond has a team of volunteers who are specially trained to support children and young people who have been bereaved. They can also provide guidance to teachers on the best way to support a bereaved child in their class.

Kingston Bereavement Service
Kingston Bereavement Service runs the Saying Goodbye Project for children and young people who have been bereaved. The service also provides support to adults.