Bereavement is indisputably a very difficult time of loss, change and adjustment.

It can also be a time when it is good to talk with someone who is not caught up in the immediate emotion of personal loss and can provide support, guidance or even just a willing ear to listen to you. For this purpose a few helpful contact numbers and websites have been detailed below.

Bereavement Advice Centre

0800 634 9494 |

Citizens Advice Bureau Charity

Cruse Bereavement Care

0870 167 1677 |

SANDS - The Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity

0808 164 3332 |

Winston’s Wish - The charity for bereaved children

Clare Shaw's Bereavement books for children

Click Here

Men Matter Scotland

SAMH - Scottish Association for Mental Health


116 123 free from any phone

0330 094 5717 Glasgow Branch |

The Child Bereavement Trust