Bereaved by the suicide of a family member

A bereavement through loss of a family member is one of the most traumatic times that we can go through. When we lose that person through suicide it can be a lot worse, with feelings of abandonment and confusion.

In the link below you can find organisations that can help support you in these troubling times.


If you have been beavered by your child’s suicide Rosie Crane Trust.

For 1 to 1 suicide bereavement support: Cruse Bereavement Care 

If you’ve been bereaved by suicide and have found yourself as a single parent with dependent children Gingerbread can help support you.

An organisation that will support older people through a suicide bereavement : Silverline

 Grief Encounter helps children bereaved by suicide


Winston’s Wish supports children through suicide bereavement

Barnardos Mandala project is a paid service to help children with suicide bereavement



Compassionate friends for bereaved parents, siblings, and grandparents who have been bereaved by  the death of a child by suicide.

SOBS – Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide


The Help is at Hand booklet produced by NHS is a useful resource for those affected by suicide.