Due to COVID-19 guidelines, many of the services listed in our Services Directory have adopted new working arrangements. Please contact them directly to ascertain their current arrangements.
Supports those who have been affected by bereavement during the COVID 19 pandemic. This is not a professional counselling service, however, the helpline can provide information on other services which provide this level of care, if that is required.
Providing support and counselling to those bereaved by suicide.
Covering Galway, Mayo and Roscommon.
Barnardos Helpline Service is available from 10am-12pm Monday to Thursday to members of the public seeking information and support in relation to bereavement. The Helpline is operated by fully trained and supported volunteers.
Anam Cara provides information, resources and bereavement support after the death of a child of any age and through all circumstances to all bereaved parents.
Sibling bereavement support: tailored specific individual therapy for young children (ages 7–17) and young adults (ages 18–25) that have lost a brother or sister.
Provides support and practical information immediately after a death by suicide.
This project aims to liaise with service providers who are supporting families bereaved by suicide in Co. Mayo and explore ways in which to develop these supports in a co-ordinated way. It also aims to meet with families who are affected by a suicide death to respond to their needs.
Roscommon Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service (Roscommon SBLS) is a free & confidential service that provides assistance & support to families & individuals grieving the death of a loved one by suicide.