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Bereavement Hub

Bereavement Hub

Launch of Virtual Bereavement Hub

We are pleased to inform you that Compton Care have been busy working on adapting their services to support people in the community who have been affected by COVID-19, and that the Compassionate Communities approach is now available for people to access virtually.

Bereavement Information Hubs will now be accessible via a Zoom group chat and will be held every Tuesday and Thursday. Download Virtual Bereavement Information Hubs (PDF, 529Kb) for more information.

Also new to Compton Care is their Telephone Befriending Service, this service has been developed to support people who are affected by isolation and loneliness who are living with or caring for someone with a life limiting or incurable condition. Download Compassionate Communities Telephone Befriending Service (PDF, 1Mb) for more information.

If you do need further information please contact the Care Coordination Team at Compton Care on 01902 774570 or email Compton Care - Compassionate Communities

More support and advice is also available from the following organisations:


Tel: 01902 420055
Email: dudleywolves@cruse.org.uk
Internet: www.cruse.org.uk

Bereavement Advice Centre

Tel: 0800 8081677
Internet: www.bereavementadvice.org

Compassionate Friends (Death of a child of any age)

Tel: 0345 123 2304
Internet: www.tcf.org.uk

Facing the Future (Suicide related deaths)

Tel: 020 8939 9560
Internet: www.facingthefuturegroups.org

Independent Age

Tel: 0800 319 6789
Internet: www.independentage.org/publications


Tel: 116 123
Internet: www.samaritans.org
Email: jo@samaritans.org

Sands (Stillbirth/ death of a child no matter how long ago) 

Tel: 0808 164 3332
Internet: www.sands.org.uk

SSAFA (Support to Armed forces and their families)

Tel: 0800 731 4880
Internet: www.ssafa.org.uk

Survivors of Bereavement

Tel: 0300 1115065
Internet: www.uksobs.org/local-support-groups/find

Winston’s Wish (Support for bereaved Grandchildren)

Tel: 0808 802 0021
Internet: www.winstonswish.org.uk

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