About us

WBS offers support to bereaved people, either through home visits or by telephone, by trained Bereavement Visitors. The frequency and duration of these is by agreement between the Client and the Bereavement Visitor.

Our work is with adults only and is a confidential service. All our Visitors are DBS checked and their work is supervised by qualified counsellors.

WBS was established in 1982. Since then the service has grown steadily, but it has remained a local service for the people of Winchester and the surrounding area, run by local people.

A registered charity, WBS is an independent, totally voluntary organisation, with no ties to statutory or religious bodies.

The safety of our Visitors and Clients is very important to us. We have a safeguarding policy and a Safeguarding Officer who can be contacted if there are any concerns.

We do not charge for our visits: our service is free, but it depends on donations and grants from generous individuals and organisations. To donate, please visit the donations page.

"She helped me enormously through the dark days"


Registered charity number 1055869

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