London Borough of Croydon

Coping with a bereavement is one of the most difficult tasks of our lives. There are organisations and agencies available to help you cope during this period of grief.

Advice and support

Some organisations and charities provide advice and support to those who have been bereaved. We have listed a selection below:

Croydon Health bereavement services

Victim Support

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Croydon Branch

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

Citizens' Advice Bureau

Child Bereavement UK

Allowance and payments

If you have experienced a bereavement you may be eligible for financial help or certain benefits. Visit the government’s death and benefits website for more details and how to apply.