These organisations provide further information and support about bereavement:

Inverclyde Bereavement Support Group

Email: roz.scullions@ntlworld.com

Offers support and advice to bereaved people of Inverclyde. Provides literature and Social activities also.

Bereavement Advice Centre

www.bereavementadvice.org

Tel: 0800 634 9494

Supports bereaved people on a range of practical issues via a single freephone number.

Bereavement Trust

www.bereavement-trust.org.uk

Tel: 0800 435 455

Helpline for people who are experiencing bereavement

Child Bereavement UK

www.childbereavementuk.org

Tel: 0800 028 8840

Supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies, or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement.

Cruse Bereavement Care Scotland

http://www.crusescotland.org.uk/

Tel: 0845 600 2227

Advice to anyone who has been affected by a death, including bereaved military families.

Child Death Helpline

www.childdeathhelpline.org.uk

Tel: 0800 282 986

Helpline for anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, under any circumstances, however recently or long ago.

Lullaby Trust

www.lullabytrust.org.uk

Tel: 0808 802 6868

Provides support for bereaved families and anyone affected by a sudden infant death.

NHS Choices

www.nhs.uk

Information on bereavement.

Royal College of Psychiatrists

www.rcpsych.ac.uk

Information on bereavement

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS)

www.uk-sobs.org.uk

Tel: 0300 111 5065

A self-help, voluntary organisation which aims to meet the needs and break the isolation of those bereaved by the suicide of a close relative or friend.