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End of Life and Bereavement Support

You may feel you need extra support alongside the support you get from your specialist sarcoma team and GP. Make sure you ask your GP to refer you to any available mental health and wellbeing services. You may also find the support and services offered by the organisations below helpful: 

Cruse

Cruse Bereavement Care is the leading national charity for bereaved people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

They provide information and advice about grief following the death of someone close and specialist support for children and young people and their families. You can contact their Helpline or use their web chat service. You can also attend bereavement support sessions and support groups.

To find out more, visit their website.

 

Child Bereavement UK

Child Bereavement UK help children and young people (up to age 25), parents, and families, to rebuild their lives when a child grieves or a child dies.

They provide a wide range of information. You can contact their Helpline, email them or use their web chat service. You can access one-to-one booked telephone support and attend remote groups. Young people can also access support including individual support, groups, an interactive game and an app.

To find out more, visit their website.

 

Marie Curie

Marie Curie is the UK’s leading end of life charity.

They provide information and support on all aspects of dying, death and bereavement. You can contact their Helpline or use their web chat service. You can also receive ongoing telephone support from a bereavement volunteer.

To find out more, visit their website.