‘Age Concern Colchester and North East Essex Bereavement Befriending Service
Age Concern Colchester is launching a new service in partnership with St Helena Hospice offering support to families in the Colchester and North East Essex area who have been bereaved during the Covid19 virus. Support is available by voice and video call. The support service is currently available Monday- Friday 9am-5pm.
Emma Baum, Operations Manager Bereavement and Compassionate Companions says:
“If your family has been bereaved during the Covid19 pandemic and you need someone to talk to while you’re waiting for longer term professional support, please get in touch. We want to help”
- If you are a bereaved family member in need of support, please call 01206 368420 and select option 2 ‘bereavement’
- If you would like to become a volunteer and help with this project, please visit: https://www.ageconcerncolchester.org.uk/how-you-can-help/volunteer-opportunities’