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Child Bereavement UK

Child Bereavement UK helps children, parents and families to rebuild their lives when a child grieves or when a child dies. We support children and young people up to the age of 25 who are facing bereavement, and anyone affected by the death of a child of any age.

We provide training to professionals in health and social care, education, and the voluntary and corporate sectors, equipping them to provide the best possible care to bereaved families.

We provide ongoing professional support to bereaved children, parents and families and also support the individuals and organisations that work with them. We do this through our national Helpline, booked telephone support, via our website and LiveChat, through our training and from our bereavement services across the UK.

We continually strive to raise the profile of child bereavement as an issue, and to ensure that the interests and needs of bereaved children and families are reflected in policy and practice. We map and raise awareness of the support that is available across the UK and are a trusted authority for the media and others on issues relating to child bereavement.

In the UK, when a baby or child dies, or a child is bereaved, many of those affected are unable to access high quality support which meets their individual needs. Child Bereavement UK believes all families should have the support they need to rebuild their lives when a child grieves or when a child dies. Our aim is to make sure they do.

For more information or to support the work of the charity, please email:

Visit our website: 

National Helpline: 0800 02 888 40


Who to contact


Where to go

Child Bereavement UK
Unit B Knaves Beech Way
Knaves Beech Industrial Estate
High Wycombe
HP10 9QY

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Open Monday - Friday 9.00-5.00pm
Time of day
Session Information
Please check our website for Covid Information about our current support offer. Face to face individual
couple and family support sessions. Parent support sessions for baby and child death and support through subsequent pregnancy. Groups for Families for children to attend with adult carers. Groups for Young People for bereaved young people up to age 25.

Other Details




Referral required
Referral Details

Our national helpline offers support and information to anyone in any part of the country. 

Referrals for Bereavement support with one of our practitioners are made by calling our Helpline on 0800 02 888 40, which is open Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.

Other notes

The building is accessible for wheelchair users and there are disabled toilets.

We support children with special needs.

Free parking on site available.

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