The Law Society of England & Wales
The Law Society represents solicitors in England and Wales. From negotiating with and lobbying the profession's regulators, government and others, to offering training and advice, we're here to help, protect and promote solicitors.
Solicitors Regulation Authority
The independent regulatory body of the Law Society of England and Wales. Their purpose is to protect the public by ensuring that Solicitors meet high standards.
When someone dies a ‘grant of representation’ is needed to deal with the person’s property, money and possessions (their ‘estate’) - known as ‘probate’.
Your legal advisors will normally do this on your behalf.
National Association of Funeral Directors
No one ever wants to organise a funeral but when the inevitable happens it is reassuring to know that a National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD) member firm will guide you through the process and help you make arrangements at what can be a very upsetting time.
Citizens Advice Bureau
The Citizens Advice Bureau provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives.
They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.
Cruse Bereavement Care
Cruse Bereavement Care is here to support you after the death of someone close. If someone you know has died and you need to talk, call us on 0844 477 9400 or send an email.
Face-to-face and group support is delivered by trained bereavement support volunteers across the UK.
We also offer information, publications, and support for children.
helpline that is manned 24 hours a day to support anyone in distress including those with suicidal feelings.
T: 08457 90 90 90
Macmillan Cancer Support
For those affected by cancer whether that is yourself or someone you know Macmillan offers help and support.
T: 0808 808 0000
Mon- Fri 0900-2100