Short-to-medium term one-on-one counselling or family work with professional grief counsellors
A grief counsellor and peer supporter can visit newly bereaved families at their home and provide initial support.
Spend time with a trained volunteer who has been there. Peer Supporters have been bereaved by suicide in the past and are here to help those newly bereaved.
Professional advice and support with referrals for ongoing support.
Returning to Work
Facilitation of a meeting (formal or informal) with the bereaved and their work colleagues before the return to work date, to ease the process of facing work again.
A safe and supportive environment where family members and friends can share experiences with other bereaved people.
Support in education
Counsellors are able to attend to present to schools/groups and debrief where necessary. Counsellors can also provide support to staff and parents.
Support in the workplace
Counsellors are able to offer group/one-to-one debriefing for bereaved colleagues.
All of ARBOR's services are free.