Somerset Suicide Bereavement Support Service

322201_cow-parsley-by-penny-hopkinsHelpline open 24 hours a day

 0300 330 5463 

We run a monthly Suicide Bereavement peer support group, click here to find out more.

Somerset Suicide Bereavement Support Service is available to anyone bereaved by suicide in Somerset.

Read more about us and what we do

Below are links to services that can help people bereaved by suicide and to other bereavement services available in Somerset.

Clicking the box will show organisations that can help people bereaved by suicide of a family member





Children and adolescent services Children experience grief differently to adults

For adults, it feels like having to wade through rivers of grief, and they may get stuck in the middle of a wide sea of grieving.  For children, their grieving can seem more like leaping in and out of puddles.



 Legal Services that will support you during your time of grief.



 Useful resources for professionals and those affected by suicide 


When you lose somebody to suicide you may feel alone and left in a world where nobody understands how you feel.

In this section you will find a collection of stories, poems and blogs from people who have all lost somebody to suicide.


The Somerset Suicide Bereavement Service  works in partnership with various agencies throughout Somerset to give you the best support possible.


We encourage everyone who has suffered a bereavement, no matter how long ago it was, to reach out to the bereavement service.

That first contact might be hard, however the bereavement team is here to help you by listening with compassion and understanding.