If you’ve recently suffered a bereavement or been diagnosed with a serious illness, remember that you’re not alone. There are many organisations out there who can provide practical and emotional help and support.
Support if you’ve been bereaved
A charity that helps children cope with the loss of a loved one. Their support is available to the children of anyone covered by an Aviva life insurance policy.
Includes guides on what to do when somebody dies, how to deal with the deceased’s finances, and information about the different types of financial support available to people who’ve been bereaved.
We know that dealing with a bereavement can be an overwhelming and difficult time. That’s why we’ll tell customers about The Co-operative’s bereavement advice service when they claim on an individual life protection policy.
Support if you’re suffering from an illness
A wide range of resources to help you if you’re fighting against cancer – including medical information and links to support groups.
For information about strokes and access to stroke support groups in your local area.
Other useful websites
Free, confidential, impartial advice on debt, benefits and many more issues.
The NHS Choices website is full of information about medical conditions, and can help you find medical services in your local area.
An interactive tool to help you find out what benefits and tax credits you may be entitled to.