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Bereaved by suicide - Victim Support

Berkshire Bereaved by Suicide Service is once again offering home visits as well as telephone support.

Last updated: 23/09/2021

The Bereaved by Suicide Service aims to ease the distress and improve the wellbeing of those in Berkshire bereaved by suicide. We provide emotional support, practical help and signposting to other organisations. The service is free, confidential and is here for you when you need it.

Families will be provided with a specialist case worker who can visit them in their home or offer support via telephone.  To refer yourself or someone else, please email: BBS.support@victimsupport.org.uk

Who to contact

Telephone
07765 881205
E-mail
BBS.support@victimsupport.org.uk
Website
https://www.victimsupport.org.uk/resources/bereaved-by-suicide-service-berkshire/

Other Details

Costs

Is there a charge for
using this service?
No

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.