Losing someone important to you is one of the hardest things to experience in life and when you’re young, bereavement can be even more difficult. NHS Choices offers information about bereavement support and advice to help you get through it.
Knowledge Anglia - leaflet on bereavement for young people
RD4U is a website designed for young people by young people part of Cruse Bereavement Care's Youth Involvement Project to support you after the death of someone close.
Nelson's Journey is a charity dedicated to supporting bereaved children and young people throughout Norfolk. The charity helps hundreds of children between the ages of 0 to 17 (inclusive) who have experienced the death of a significant person in their life.
Cruse Bereavement Care have several leaflets that you can download about:
- Coping with Trauma and Sudden Loss
- Has Someone Died? – Restoring Hope
- After Someone Dies – For Young People
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide are a national charity that exists to meet the needs and overcome the isolation of those bereaved by suicide. In Suffolk the charity has three support groups located at Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich and Lowestoft.
- Mobile: 07531 087 623
- Phone: 01284 760 897
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
There is also a Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide support group which covers Norfolk. Contact details are as follows:
- Phone: Jacqui on 07771 544 291
- Email: email@example.com
National Helpline: 0300 111 5065 (manned seven days a week from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm)