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Bereavement Service

Address:
192 Lavender Hill, Battersea, SW11
Umbrella org:
Wandsworth Council
Area serviced:
Local
Telephone:
020 7223 3178
Sector:
Voluntary

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An acute state of intense psychological sadness and suffering experienced after the tragic loss of a loved one. When you are bereaved, registering a death may feel like a daunting task - to help, Directgov's simple, interactive tool provides the information you need.
Information about benefits you may get if your husband, wife or civil partner has died, including Funeral Payments, Bereavement Payment, Community Care Grants and Crisis Loans - also find out about War Widow's or Widower's Pension
Counselling can be defined as a relatively short-term, interpersonal, theory-based process of helping persons who are fundamentally psychologically healthy resolve developmental and situational issues.
Your GP can refer you for counselling on the NHS.
For those who have unfortunately suffered a bereavement there are organisations who can provide financial and legal advice regarding monetary aspects and help regarding the making of the will of the deceased.The Corroners Court can also be contacted.