We understand that the death of a loved one can be a sad and distressing time. You or your family and friends may need extra help. On this page are a number of services ready to support you with following the passing of a friend or loved one.
Children’s Funeral Fund - Support for child funeral costs (Children’s Funeral Fund for England)
Sands – Have you been affected by the passing of a baby? Sands are here to support you.
The National Association of Funeral Directors can help to plan, arrange, and support you during this difficult time.
Dying Matters – Raising awareness of dying, death and bereavement.
Essex Coroner’s Service – What does the Coroner do and how they can support you.
Arranging Self Funeral
Your Funeral Choice – Helping you find the right funeral director.
Livewell Southend – Local Bereavement Support
Cruse Bereavement Care – Support and advice for children, young people and adults.