Bereaved Parents Association is an organisation for bereaved parents, grandparents, brothers, and sisters. Meetings by arrangement or any Tuesday in Cathedral House at 8pm, or Friary Parlous any day.
Contact – Ann on 065 682 0024 to arrange.
Clare Suicide Bereavement Support:This is a group of trained, non professional volunteers who befriend and support individuals, families and communities bereaved by suicide. The suicide may be recent or in the past. A meeting is held on the ist Wednesday of every month where there is a chance for the bereaved to support each other in coming to terms whit that has happened. Clare Suicide Bereavement Support can be contacted by telephone or text at 086 0565373 / 08703698315.
Other Help lines: Aware: 1890 303 302 www.aware.ie
Samaritans: 1850 609 090 www.samaritans.org
Solas Support Group: 086 0828807 Johanna Treacy
Teenline Ireland: 1800 833 634 www.teenline.ie
Pieta House (01) 601 0000 www.pieta.ie
Living Links: Support for families bereaved by Suicide. In Clare, there is a group of people who have undergone some training, to offer confidential, practical support & advice to families, who have experienced death by suicide. The suicide outreach support person, at the request of the family, can call to the home or meet at a location, appointed by the family. Please feel free to contact Clare “Living Links” Support Co-ordinator at 086 056 5373 between 5pm & 7pm Monday to Friday.
Other Help Lines:
Teenline Ireland 1800 833 634 www.teenline.ie
STEM Support Group; providing inidvidual and group counselling for the bereaved.All Counsellors are qualified and have experience working in this area. We operate in Ennis and north Clare. Services free and confidential but a small voluntary contribution is appreciated.
Contact: Pauline Bradley 087 6383988
Adult Counselling Service, H.S.E. Ennis
Confidential professional counselling available. Free of charge for adults who suffered any kind of abuse and neglect in childhood.
Contact: 1800 234 115
Rainbows: Support group programme for children who have suffered significant loss in their lives, either through death, divorce or other painful transition.
Contact: Caitriona Mc Nicholas 087 6245675