Bereavement support

Bereavement support

Cruse Bereavement Care can offer support and lend a listening ear when you experience grief, or need support when you lose a loved one. Information for bereaved family and friends can be found on their website: Cruse Bereavement Care

Stopping unwanted mail

Receiving post in the name of someone who has died can be distressing. Below you'll find links to organisations that can help stop unwanted mailings being sent to someone who has died.

Stopping charity mailings
Fundraising Preference Service.


Preventing post from new organisations
The Bereavement Register
The Mailing Preference Service

Stopping post from known organistaions
To stop mail from known organisations, it works best to make direct contact them by post, email or phone. Let them know the person’s full name and postal address, advise them of the death and ask them to remove them from mailing lists.

Inform us of a recent berveament

Please do let Breast Cancer Now know if you think your loved one might be on our database so that we can make sure we don't mail them in the future.

You can let us know by emailng fundinmemory@breastcancernow.org or calling 020 7960 3508 with the person’s name and address.

Mum was an amazing woman. The morning she died, my sister and I said that we wanted to do something every year to celebrate her life and have a day to bring our family and friends together. We set up a fund to show that mum will never ever be out of our thoughts.

Shelley Dobson