Dealing with a Major Incident
Extended Resources for the Personal Impact of a Major Incident
British Red Cross Information Line
Support agency for family help.
Cruse Bereavement Care
Offers bereavement counselling.
Telephone 0844 477 9400
Offers a 24 hour helpline for those in crisis.
Telephone 116 123
Offers free and confidential support to help you move beyond the impact of crime.
Support children and young people after a death of a parent or sibling.
Child Bereavement UK
Guidance, support and information for anyone caring for a bereaved child
Helpline: 0800 02 888 40 – open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Child Death Helpline
Helpline for anyone affected by the death of a child of any age
Helpline: 0800 282 986
The Compassionate Friends
Support for bereaved parents who have experienced the death of a child of any age and from any cause.
Phone: 0845 123 2304
For children to talk about anything that worries them.
Helpline: 0800 1111 24 hours a day, every day
Beacon House Therapeutic Services and Trauma Team Resources:
A therapeutic journey through secondary trauma:
Support for victims of terrorism
Home Office: Supporting victims of overseas terrorism
See Annex B for Third Sector Matrix
National Child Traumatic Stress Network Resources
The Childhood Bereavement Network
This website has a directory of local open access services which support children and young people who have been bereaved. In addition, the following organisations have a national remit to support those helping children and young people affected by death and bereavement.
TEWV intranet sections on staff wellbeing or Trauma Informed Care