Below are a number of links to resources and to self-help groups that you might find helpful in dealing with your bereavement.
The Bereavement Counselling Service offers support and counselling to enable people to deal with their grief. Their website has helpful hints and advice for dealing with many different areas of grief and bereavement including Spouse/partners, helping the bereaved, grieving the death of a child, a child's grief, and people with disabilities.
Irish Cancer Society Ireland’s national cancer charity. Listening, supporting, providing care,creating awareness, providing information, funding research and influencing decisions about cancer.
Marymount Hospice" St. Patrick’s Hospital is situated at Curraheen on the South side of Cork City and provides Respite & Continuing Care for the Older Person. Marymount Hospice is the Specialist Palliative Care Centre for Cork City and County.
Irish Palliative Care Association
Established in 1993 as an all island body with the purpose of promoting palliative care nationally and internationally, the Irish Association for Palliative Care (IAPC) is a multi-disciplinary membership organisation.
Crues Bereavement Care Cruse is committed to breaking the stigma around grief and ensuring that everyone, no matter how old or young, can access the highest quality support following a bereavement.
Suicide Support Website Suicide Ireland is an independent organisation based in Galway City, Ireland. Set up in 2007, our aim is to highlight the increase in Suicide victims in the Galway area and to support organisations dedicated to the prevention of suicide in our society.
A Little Lifetime Foundation
A Little Lifetime Foundation (formerly Islands), provide information and support to bereaved parents and families. Working with Health Care Professionals and Others to develop good practices in the area of Infant death.
Console is a national organisation providing professional counselling, support and helpline services to those bereaved through suicide.
Rainbows Ireland is a peer-support programme to assist children, youth and adults who are grieving a death, separation or other painful transition in their family.
Irish Sudden Infant Death Association
I.S.I.D.A. offers support to families bereaved by the sudden unexpected and often unexplained death of an infant or young child and to others affected by it.
Anam Cara Parent Bereavement Support group supports parents and families on the loss of a child.
Féileacáin Féileacáin aims to provide support to anyone affected by the death of a baby during pregnancy or shortly after. They are a group of bereaved parents who came together to offer hope and support to others.
Widow.ie Established in January 2009, Widow.ie is an Irish online information and self-help resource for, and by widows, widowers and bereaved life partners.