Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide

Description

Helpline and support for people who has been bereaved by suicide.

If you have been bereaved or affected by suicide, there is help available and you do not have to be alone. We offer a range of support services for adults over 18, these are and are run by our volunteers, the majority of whom have been bereaved by suicide themselves. We also provide information through this site and our publications.

How we help

Helpline

Your call will be answered by one of our volunteers, the majority of whom have been bereaved by suicide themselves.  They will listen to you and answer any questions you may have.  If you would like them to, they will post a copy of our support booklet and other information to you.

E-mail support

We provide an email support service for people who prefer to share their experiences and feelings through writing rather than talking.

Your mail will be read and responded to by one of our volunteers, who has been bereaved by suicide themselves.  

Please be aware that you may not receive a response immediately however emails are checked daily.

LGBTQ support

If you are, or the person who died was, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning, and you would like to talk about this or connect with people who understand, we offer an email support service.

Your email will be read and responded to by one of our volunteers, who has been bereaved by suicide and who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. 

You can email emmettatsobs@gmail.com or jackiecarter2706@yahoo.co.uk

Liverpool Support Group

The Liverpool group meets on the 2nd Monday of each month 7-9pm. If you would like to join, please contact john-5163@hotmail.com.

Service Details

Organisation:
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide
Service Type:
Help lines
Website:
What groups of people is this for?:
The general public
What age groups is this for?:
Anyone 18 or over
What areas of the city is this for?:
People from anywhere in the city
How can I access this service?:
Call or email
When is this service open?:
Our helpline is available between 9am and 9pm every day of the year.
How much will it cost me?:
Calls from landlines are typically charged up to 9p per minute; calls from mobiles typically cost between 8p and 40p per minute.
Social media:

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Council Area:
  • Knowsley
  • Liverpool
  • Wirral

This page was last updated on 17 May 2018

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This page was last updated on 17 May 2018

Contact Details

Contact Name:
Helpline
Telephone:
0300 111 5065
Email:
sobs.support@hotmail.com