Coffin Club Winchester

Join the funeral Revolution! Come along and plan your perfect send off, and if you like you can decorate a fabulous flat-packed low-carbon-footprint coffin too. By the end of the course you will have all the information you need to plan, execute and cost your unique end-of-life celebration. Read more

Countess Mountbatten Hospice

End of life care service for patients and for their families with hospice, community and hospital service for those in or near Southampton. Also a Wednesday morning drop-in advice and support service for anyone with or caring for someone with a life-limiting illness. Read more

Cruse Bereavement Care

Support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies Read more

End of life care resources

This is a list of contacts to support people and carers at the end of life. Read more

Family Fund

Family Fund provides grants to families on low incomes raising seriously ill or disabled children, and around a quarter of the grants they provide are for support towards a family holiday. Read more

Funeral costs

Get help with funeral costs (Funeral Expenses Payment) Funeral Expenses Payment (also called Funeral Payment) to help pay funeral costs if you get certain benefits - eligibility, how to claim, form SF200 From: Department for Work and Pensions Read more

Jane Scarth House - Romsey Cancer Support Centre

Jane Scarth House, based in the centre of Romsey, provides emotional and practical support to people living with or affected by cancer. This can be the person living with cancer, or a family member, close friend, carer or partner. Anyone can access their services by visiting the centre regardless of location. Read more

Lifelites: specialist entertainment, educational and assistive technology packages for children

Lifelites provides specialist entertainment, educational and assistive technology packages to over 9,000 children and young people with life-limiting, life-threatening and disabling conditions in children's hospices. Read more

Over the Wall

Fun opportunities for children and their families to reach beyond serious illness and discover joy, confidence and a new world of possibilities, always free of charge. Read more

Terminal illness support resources

List of websites offering resources around terminal illness Read more

Together for Short Lives

A UK charity that speaks out for all children and young people who are expected to have short lives. Together with everyone who provides care and support to these children and families, they help them have as fulfilling lives as possible and the very best care at the end of life. Read more

What happens to benefits when someone dies?

If someone close to you has died, you will need to stop any benefits they were getting. You'll also need to stop any benefits you were getting because of their illness or because you were their carer. Read more