Below are links to some bereavement support groups available for this area.


Interim is a small friendly bereavement support group that meets in the Holy Trinity Church Hall, Forest Row at 10.30am on the 3rd Tuesday of every month for coffee & chat.
Bereavement is often best understood by those who have experienced it, this group is a place where you can gather to begin to learn how to go on.

If you would like to know more about this local support group please contact:
Lin Smith          01342 823550
Revd Angela    01342 458263

The Good Grief Trust

The Good Grief Trust is run by the beareaved for the beareaved,
The Good Grief Trust are here to help you find the advice you need today and help you move forward with life tomorrow.

Telephone: 0208 946 3310 Email:

or click HERE

Cruse Bereavement Care

East Sussex Support

We have two operational support Centres located in Eastbourne and another in the city of Brighton and Hove, together we work in collaboration to provide bereavement support across the East Sussex Area.
-If you live in Eastbourne (or surrounding areas) please contact:
Telephone: 01323 642942 Email:

Cruse Bereavement Care
The William and Patricia Venton Centre
Junction Road
Eastbourne BN21 3QY

Brighton and Hove

-If you live in Brighton and Hove (or surrounding areas) please contact:
Telephone: 01273 234007 Email:

Cruse Bereavement Care
113 Queens Road
Brighton BN13XG

Support for Bereaved Children and Young People

Hope Again
Children & Young People

If you are a young person and someone you know has died, why not send a private email to to one of our trained volunteers.

If you want to talk to someone directly, call our FREE phone helpline
on 0808 808 1677 
Monday-Friday, 9:30am - 5:00pm.
If you are an adult and would like some advice please contact us on the email below:
National Helpline: 0808 808 1677


To talk to someone in person, find your local Cruse branch HERE.
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Child Bereavement UK

Child Bereavement UK
Stratford Advice Arcade
107-109 The Grove
London E15 1HP
Tel: 0208 519 7025






The Community Centre
Hartfield Road
Forest Row
East Sussex
RH18 5DZ

Tel: 01342 822661 Fax: 01342 825739
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Monday to Friday 9am-4pm
Clerk: Mr David O'Driscoll
Assistant Clerk: Mrs Carolyn Coomber
Burials Clerk & Market Manager:
Mrs Sue Young
Admin Assistant & Allotments:
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Community Services Officer:
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