The Compassionate Friends
The Compassionate Friends is an organisation of bereaved parents offering support, understanding and friendship to others after the loss of a child, of any age, from any cause. Our National Telephone Helpline, staffed by bereaved parents, is available for support and information 365 days a year. We offer online support, local contacts and support groups, weekend gatherings and retreats, information leaflets, bereavement support publications and a unique library. Some sibling support is also available.
Helpline open daily 10am to 4pm and 7pm to 10pm
Who to contact
The role of this directory is to provide information. It is your personal responsibility to make sure that organisations are appropriate and safe for you, your child or young person before they attend. Please read our guide to staying safe - things to consider