Bereavement services

For over 15 years Croydon Health Services Bereavement Service has offered support to the relatives and friends of those who die in Croydon University Hospital.

The service offers an opportunity to work through some of the painful emotions and difficulties following the death of a loved one in a confidential and supportive environment.

With sincere sympathy The Bereavement Department number is 020 8401 3143/44. Our Chaplaincy team can also offer bereavement support through pastoral and spiritual care and can be contacted on 020 8401 3105.

There is an answerphone service and your calls will be returned, ensuring privacy and sensitivity at all times.

A copy of our leaflet ‘Bereavement Support Service at Croydon University Hospital’ can be sent to you on request.

Online, you can view our guide called With sincere sympathy, which provides you with help and guidance in the steps that you may need to take during this difficult time.

The chaplains may also be contacted on the above number for help and advice in making funeral arrangements.

Please note, Croydon Health Services Bereavement Service does not currently offer counselling support to children or adults.