Grief often feels isolating and you may feel like something is wrong with you.
Talking with people going through a similar experience may be helpful in feeling connected to others.
There are various types of support groups and different ones will suit different people.
Click on the signposts below for more information on what to expect and the types of support groups available.
Hear from others who have lost a person to suicide
‘Alliance of Hope’ hosts an online community forum where people talk about their experiences
Peer CARE Companion is a call-back service where people with lived experience of suicide connect with others with a similar lived experience of suicide
Support After Suicide online community is a space to share your experience and hear from others who are going through a similar experience
Find support groups in your local area
Bereavement support lines:
Griefline – 1300 845 745
Support After Suicide – 03 9421 7640
Beyond Blue – 1300 22 4636
Crisis services available 24/7:
Lifeline – 13 11 14
Suicide Call Back Service – 1300 659 467