Helpline: 0808 800 6019 / 0800 282 986
Email: contact@childdeathhelpline.org

Description of service

Helpline for anyone affected by the death of a child of any age, under any circumstances, however long ago. Whilst most calls are from parents, enquiries from family, friends, teachers, emergency services staff and healthcare professionals also welcome. Staffed by trained volunteers, all of whom are bereaved parents. Volunteers supported by professional teams within Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Trust, and the Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust.

Key Focus

Helpline for anyone affected by the death of a child

Age Range

All ages

Opening Times

Monday to Friday 10am-1pm
Tuesday 1pm-4pm
Wednesday 1pm-4pm
Every evening 7pm-10pm

Area Of Operation

Whole of UK

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number

235825