Hope Again is the youth website of Cruse Bereavement Care. It is a safe place where young people facing grief can share their stories with others. It provides a listening ear from other young people and advice for dealing with the loss of a loved one. The website also has a Vlog Pod.
The website can be found here: www.hopeagain.org.uk
MindMate is a Leeds based website for young people, their families and the professionals who support them. It helps young people explore emotional wellbeing and mental health issues. The website covers issues around bereavement as well as stress, anxiety and bullying.
The MindMate website is here: www.mindmate.org.uk
Childline is another sourse of online support for young people. Childline looks at many issues young people may face, including bereavement. The website offers information and has message boards where young people share advice and experiences. Through the Childline website young people can make an account, (called a locker), to talk to a counsellor online. Or, there is a free phone number 0800 11 11.
The Childline website can be accessed here: www.childline.org.uk
Support in Leeds
The Market Place has a Bereavement Support service for young people aged 11-19 years. They offer six sessions with a counsellor who is trained and experienced in supporting young people who have experienced a bereavement or death of any kind.
Have a look at their website here: www.themarketplaceleeds.org.uk