Friendship groups | Cruse Bereavement Care

Call our free helpline
0808 808 1677

Opening hours >

In Devon we run two Friendship Groups.

Bideford Friendship Group

Coffee Mornings
Every other Thursday at ***The Lavington Church Hall (enter from rear entrance off Willet Street), Bridgeland Street, Bideford, EX39 2PZ   *** PLEASE NOTE NEW MEETING LOCATION AS OF 3RD OCTOBER 2019 ***


10.30am to 12 noon  

Dates for 2020:   

January 9th & 23rd;   February 6th & 20th;    March 5th & 19th;   April 2nd, 16th & 30th;    May 14th & 28th;    June 11th & 25th;   July 9th & 23rd;   August 6th & 20th;   September 3rd & 17th, October 1st, 15th & 29th;    November 12th & 26th;    December 10th.      Re-start January 7th 2021

The Cruse Bideford Friendship Group seeks to help bereaved people overcome their loneliness by making empathic friends and supporting the North Devon Cruse branch

"We don’t attend to just help ourselves, but to support each other, particularly newly bereaved friends who need help and understanding”

To attend, please just turn up, no booking necessary.  Open to anyone of any age and any type of bereavement, regardless of when the loss took place.

For more information please phone Cruse Devon: 0300 330 5466

Bideford Friendship Group went on a lunch trip to Merry Harriers Garden Centre 7th Nov 2019

Bideford Friendship Group trip to Bude 11th July 2019