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Support following a death

https://kingstonhospital.nhs.uk/information/support-following-a-death

Grief is a natural response. If you would like to to talk to someone, there are a number of free services available.

We also have a practical guide explaining the process for registering a death.


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Practical steps when someone dies
(https://kingstonhospital.nhs.uk/information/practical-steps-when-someone-dies-in-hospital/)
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Chaplaincy, Pastoral and Spiritual Support 
(https://kingstonhospital.nhs.uk/department/chaplaincy-pastoral-spiritual-support/)
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Cruse National Helpline (www.cruse.org.uk)
0808 808 1677
Crude National Helpline QR Code
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Kingston Bereavement Service (www.kingstonbereavementservice.org.uk)
020 8547 1552
Kingston Bereavement Service QR code
Macmillan Cancer Support logoMacmillan Cancer Support (www.macmillan.org.uk)
0808 808 0000
Macmillan QR code
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Samaritans (www.samaritans.org)
116 123
Samaritans QR code
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West London Coroner (www.westlondoncoroner.org)
General number 020 8753 6800
West London Coroner QR code
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Death Notification Service inform banks of someone’s death (www.deathnotificationservice.co.uk)
QR code for death notification service
Support is also available for children and young people, including:
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Child Bereavement UK
(www.childbereavementuk.org/supporting-bereaved-children-and-young-people)
0800 028 8840
Child Bereavement UK QR code
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Winston’s Wish (www.winstonswish.org)
08088 020 021
Winstons Wish QR code
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Riprap – cancer support for teenagers (www.riprap.org.uk)
Riprap QR code
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Kingston Hospital Charity (www.khc.org.uk)

Many people choose to support Kingston Hospital Charity in memory of a loved one. It can be a meaningful way to pay tribute and show appreciation for the care that they received at Kingston Hospital.

Kingston Hospital Charity enhances the care we provide to our patients now and in the years to come.

For further information on the different ways that you may wish to celebrate the life and legacy of a loved one, contact us (see Contacts section below).

Support following a death - Kingston Hospital Download PDF


Contacts

The Bereavement Office at Kingston Hospital (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) 020 8934 3355
PALS Office (Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm, a short walk from the Main Entrance) 020 8934 3993
Kingston Hospital Charity 020 8973 5040
khft.charity@nhs.net

Translate Please speak to a member of staff before or during your visit to the hospital if you require translation.
Accessibility Please contact the Patient Experience Team on 020 8934 3850 if you need this information in a different format.
For information accessibility please visit Kingston Hospital AccessAble www.accessable.co.uk/kingston-hospital-nhs-foundation-trust
Support services

Visit the hospital website, ask a member of staff, or ring us for details.

www.kingstonhospital.nhs.uk

Switchboard 020 8546 7711

  • ‘Find Us’ page for maps, transport, registering a blue badge, disabled access
  • Information, advice and support for patients and relatives (PALS) 020 8934 3993
  • Pastoral and Spiritual Support 020 8546 7711
  • Learning Disability Liaison Team 020 8934 6895
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Translate

Please speak to a member of staff before or during your visit to the hospital if you require translation support to access Patient Information. Please ring the phone number on your appointment letter, if you have one.

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Accessibility

Please contact the Patient Experience Team on 020 893 3850 if you need this information in a different format.
For detailed information on accessibility at Kingston Hospital visit Kingston Hospital AccessAble (https://www.accessable.co.uk/kingston-hospital-nhs-foundation-trust).


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