Those bereaved by the suicide of a close relative or friend
Call or email
Specific ethnic group?
Groups are open to any individual over the age of 18 years
Summary of services
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide exists to meet the needs and break the isolation of those bereaved by the suicide of a close relative or friend. They are a self-help organisation and many of their volunteers have themselves been bereaved by suicide. They offer emotional and practical support such as a confidential telephone helpline, support information, help by e-mail , group meetings (in a number of locations), one-day conferences, residential events and information relating to practical .issues and problems. Volunteers are welcome.
When are the services run?
The national helpline number is available 7 days a week
The national helpline number is available 9am - 9pm
They aim to provide a safe, confidential environment in which bereaved people can share their experiences and feelings, so giving and gaining support from each other. They also strive to improve public awareness and maintain contacts with many other statutory and voluntary organisations.
Total capacity of service
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