Somerset Suicide Bereavement Service is offered by Mind and supports anyone aged 5+ in Somerset who has been affected by the death of someone through suicide, be that personally or professionally.
The service is free and some are non-time limited. They support anyone that is bereaved by suicide, at any time during the bereavement.
Specialist support worker sessions – For up to 3 months
Specialist counselling provision sessions – Up to 12 sessions
Bereavement Buddies – Trained volunteers who have lived experienced of suicide loss offering listening support.
Practical information and support around issues such as the Inquest and funeral.
Professionals – confidential guidance and support following the suicide of a client.
Training in suicide prevention and postvention for organisations & businesses
Specialist organisational and leadership/management guidance about how to navigate suicide in the workplace
Opportunities for people with lived experience of suicide bereavement