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End of Life

The death of someone close to you, whether it is expected or sudden, can be very difficult. It is hard to talk about but planning ahead can help avoid distress and make sure your wishes are met. Practical help and support is available.

All end of life organisations

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

Age UK Newcastle

Age UK Newcastle is closed.

Alzheimer’s Society

Alzheimer’s society are a dementia support and research charity. They also have a local office on Information NOW.

Arts Therapies UK

Arts therapies are a form of psychotherapy that use the creative arts: dance movement, drama, music, art – as the main form of expression and communication with their clients.

Bereavement Advice Centre

Bereavement Advice Centre is a free helpline and web-based information service.  They give practical information and advice and signposting on the many issues and…

British Humanist Association

Humanist society that supports ethical living and death.

Carers Direct

You can call the Carers Direct helpline if you need help with your caring role and want to talk to someone about what options are available to you.

Child Benefit Office

Child Benefit Office for all enquiries relating to Child Benefit.

Citizens Advice Northumberland

Citizens Advice Northumberland provide free, confidential, impartial advice in the North East on a range of issues, including debt, fuel debt, welfare benefits, housing, employment, relationships,etc. It has offices throughout Northumberland.