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National Grief Awareness Week. 2-8 December.

National Grief Awareness Week hopes to try and normalise grief and get people talking about this typically uncomfortable subject on a national platform.

Support from Day 1

The vision is to offer a toolkit of support from DAY ONE for anyone suffering a bereavement, anywhere in the country.

This annual national event is driven by The Good Grief Trust, the UK’s leading umbrella charity, bringing all UK bereavement services, support organisations and helplines together under one central database. Offering early signposting to a choice of support for both the bereaved and those working with them.

The Good Grief Trust

The Good Grief Trust is spearheading this campaign for the 2nd year, to raise awareness of the impact of grief and loss on a national platform.

If you have been affected by a sudden bereavement during this crisis and need support, advice and guidance;

Please call: 0800 2600 400 10am – 4pm. Monday - Friday.

All of those at The Good Grief Trust have lost someone they love, so they want to help you find the support you need as quickly as possible. You will find stories from others who have had a similar loss, practical and emotional support and signposting to a choice of immediate tailored local and national support on each of the pages below.

If you are newly bereaved under any circumstance, please Click here and you will find practical help and tips from us which may help you now.

Click here for their UK map to find your nearest support organisation. Visit our Things to consider page for important information you may like to read now which could help straight away.

Our hope is that you find useful information, advice and encouraging stories from others to help you in this most difficult of times and to make the future that bit brighter.


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