Widow.co.uk was formed to provide bereavement support for Widows, Widowers and bereaved life partners in the United Kingdom. The purpose of the community forum is to help people like you who have lost a loved one with peer support, mutual advice and encouragement.
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Providing a dedicated place for those who have lost a spouse or life partner to converse with similar people around the UK. We are not counsellors or professional psychologists but bereaved people sharing our experiences and supporting one another through difficult times. The forum is open to both young and older; all ages are welcome to join in conversation and there’s No fee.
Please register in order to access and read the forum, it’s very simple and quick to register. Click HERE to join now and once you have verified your email address you can then log into the forum to write your introduction and the members can get to know you.
NEWS FROM THE BLOG
E-petition to change Bereavement Leave from 3 days to 12 weeks
An e-petition is currently running at epetitions.direct.gov.uk to change the current work bereavement leave from three days to twelve weeks. The petition was created by Lucy Herd who tragically lost her 23 month [Read More]Posted on March 19, 2012
Thames Hospicecare Parachute Jump
Thames Hospicecare are celebrating their 25th Anniversary this year 2012 and are looking for 25 brave people to parachute jump on the 25th March. Rise to to sky and help [Read More]Posted on February 22, 2012
Hertfordshire free support from Cruse Bereavement Care
The Hertfordshire branch of Cruse Bereavement Care offers a confidential and free bereavement support service. Volunteers talk to bereaved people in their own homes and listen to their unique stories with emotional and psychological [Read More]Posted on February 12, 2012
James Cook University Hospital opens service for bereaved families
January of this year the James Cook University Hospital opened a new service for bereaved families. The new dedicated service at the hospital means that instead of having to make a painful journey [Read More]Posted on February 12, 2012
Reinsurer RGA expresses concern about unclaimed bereavement benefits
The life assurance industry has made great strides in recent years in speeding up the death claims process, and introducing procedures that allow policy proceeds to be released to the [Read More]Posted on February 9, 2012
Children’s Hospice Richard House, achieves prestigious healthcare accreditation
Richard House is celebrating today after receiving national accreditation for its services. The hospice has been awarded the ‘CHKS Standard for Hospice Services’ accreditation. To ensure its commitment to delivering [Read More]Posted on February 9, 2012