Bereavement Support for Adults

Grief is a natural process and many people learn to cope with the aid of family and friends. But around one fifth of bereaved people seek professional support to cope with their loss. Whatever stage of grief you’re at, or however recent or long ago the bereavement occurred, if you would like additional support, Cruse Scotland has a range of free, specialist services available to you.

Understanding Grief in Adults

Information about the grieving process in adults


Self-Care Leaflets

Publications to explain grief and offer self-care tips


National Bereavement Helpline

Free listening and support telephone service



Online support service hosted by GriefChat


Early Support

1:1 or group sessions to offer support in the first 6 months

Early Support

One-to-One Bereavement Counselling

Grief counselling available 6+ months after a death


Practical and Legal Support

From registering a death, arranging a funeral, to sorting property and digital assets, and more, this handy guide may help provide clarity and reduce worry.

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