Do you want to know about local support in Cheshire East about
Bereavement and Counselling? The
Family Information Directory will tell you about all groups and
services in the area.
- The Child Bereavement
Charity is the UK’s leading charity that supports families and
educates professionals both when a child dies and when a child is
- Winston's Wish helps bereaved
children and young people rebuild their lives after a family death.
They offer practical help for grieving children and their
- Grief Encounter
aims to help and support each person with an individual approach
offering a flexible and accessible bereavement service which
professionally listens and understands, cares and responds to the
needs of each service user. Their helpline offers
information, signposting and advice and counselling may be via
children’s workshops, 1/1 counselling or offered as support to the
family as a whole.
- There is help available for parents
who have had a still-born child.
- The Miscarriage
Association provides support and information for those
suffering the effects of pregnancy loss.
Child of Mine offers all aspects of losing a child, from the
practicabilities of what happens when your child dies to arranging
a funeral, advice for siblings and how to survive as a couple
during your grief.
- The British Heart Foundation offer a 'Small
Creature pack' for young children who have lost someone
close to them.
What should I do next?
Are you looking for Counselling Services for a
bereaved adult or child? The 4 websites below maybe useful
- The British Association for
Counselling and Psychotherapy publishes directories of
individual counsellors and counselling organisations through the
Directory is a website providing a support network of UK
counsellors and psychotherapists, with information on their
training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact
details. The directory is free, confidential and easy to use
- Samaritans offers
confidential emotional support for anyone who wants to talk to
someone supportive and non-judgemental.