Have you lost someone you were close to? 

Have you lost someone you were close to?   A partner, a sibling, a friend?  No matter when this happened – recently or a while ago are you in need of a friendly voice? Someone to talk to. 

It is very natural to feel confused and bewildered by bereavement and grief. We know that there are many Islanders who are navigate this difficult and challenging time alone. We also know the power of talking to someone and the good that can come of sharing our experiences. After all, as the saying goes, a trouble shared is a trouble halved.

Mountbatten Bereavement Helpline

That is why the Mountbatten Bereavement Helpline is available to anyone who needs a listening ear. You may be living alone, you may have been recently bereaved - no matter who you are and what you’re facing, we are here to help. You don’t need to already be known to our services, just call our helpline* between 10am and midnight 7 days a week to speak to a friendly trained volunteer.  

Call (01983) 217297 for support from Mountbatten. We’re here to help you through bereavement and grief.

* Local rate call - we will phone you straight back if you prefer