Cruse Bereavement Care is the leading national charity for bereaved people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Tel: 0808 808 1677
Living Well coordinators can support people who are bereaved or have lost a support network by helping with practical tasks such as teaching to cook, shop, use the washer, microwave, sorting out direct debits and managing the day to day running of the house etc.
Tel: 01609 780780
St. Leonard’s Hospice have a range of help sheets on topics such as bereavement, isolati0n & loneliness, coping with grief and funerals.
Tel: 01904 777 772
Find out your rights to leave and pay when someone close to you passes away.
Loneliness & Isolation
Living Well coordinators work with people in need to reduce loneliness and isolation, increase participation and support them to be independent.
Tel: 01609 780 780 (Monto Fri, 8am-5.30pm)
CFY initiated the Loneliness Campaign to raise awareness of the many activities provided by voluntary and community organisations across North Yorkshire, in turn creating a number of campaigns and resources to enable people to take simple actions to tackle loneliness in their own lives and in their communities.
As part of the campaign, Community First Yorkshire have developed ‘Be Social, Be Well’ - a North Yorkshire wide, all ages strategy for tackling loneliness. Click here to read the executive summary.