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Information and Support

If you have been affected by the issues raised in A Time To Live, there are organisations that can help.

Marie Curie

Marie Curie provides confidential support and practical information on all aspects of terminal illness.

Phone: 0800 090 2309 (Mon-Fri 8am - 6pm and Sat 11am - 5pm)

Visit the Marie Curie website


Maggie’s provides free practical, emotional and social support to people with cancer and their family and friends, following the ideas about cancer care originally laid out by Maggie Keswick Jencks.

Phone: 0300 123 1801

Visit the Maggie's website


Hope supports young people aged between 11 and 25 across the UK when a close family member is diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.

Visit the Hope website

Dying Matters

Dying Matters offers information on end of life and bereavement, including writing a will, funeral plans and end of life care.

Visit the Dying Matters website

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care provides support after the death of someone close including face to face, telephone, group support, as well as bereavement support for children.

Phone: 0808 808 1677 (England, Wales and Northern Ireland)
0845 600 2227 (Scotland)

Visit the Cruse Bereavement Care website

The Bereavement Trust

The Bereavement Trust offers comfort, support and practical advice to the bereaved from 6pm until 10pm every evening of the year.

Phone: 0800 435 455

Visit The Bereavement Trust website