Category Topics

Terminal illness

If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with a terminal illness, this is the place to share experiences, get support, and discuss things like treatment and care, symptoms and coping with emotions.

End of life

This is a big topic to get your head around, but talking about death, dying and what's around the corner is important. Everyone deserves a "good death" so being able to talk about wishes, plans and what's going to happen is really important. Join the conversation here and share your concerns, experiences and advice. 

Coping with bereavement

Until you're in this situation, there's no way to tell how you will cope when a loved one dies. It's the hardest of times, but talking about it with others and sharing what's on your mind will always help. Here you can share your experiences of how you've coped with the death of a loved one, or ask questions about how others have dealt with such difficult times.

Losing a parent

This is a place where anyone who has lost their mother or father, or a step-parent or guardian, to share experiences and support each other.

Losing a partner

Losing the person you spent your life with is devastating in so many ways. This section is for widows, widowers, and anyone who has lost a spouse or partner to share experiences and support each other.

Losing a child

A place for bereaved parents, who have lost a child of any age (including adult children) to share experiences and support each other.

Losing a sibling

A place for people who have lost a brother or sister to share experiences and support each other

Life after bereavement

When a loved ones dies, moving on can seem like an impossibility at times. But it does get easier and there is a lot of support out there to help you. This doesn't mean you will forget any cherished memories, as remembering your loved ones is often part of coming to terms with their death. If you want to help others cope or want advice on what to do next, share your thoughts here.

General chat

Talking in general is helpful, and can help you come to terms with a death or end of life diagnosis. This section is for you to talk about anything - get to know eachother, share stories, tell us a bit about yourself... It's up to you. We look forward to saying hello.

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