The Kensington and Chelsea branch of Cruse Bereavement Care is charity who are currently looking for people that are interested in training to become Bereavement Volunteers. You do not need prior training or experience in counselling, but interest in this particular area through personal experience is helpful.  An ability to listen, show empathy and understanding is essential.

Cruse Bereavement Care support hundreds of people across Kensington and Chelsea & Hammersmith and Fulham every year. They have offered their free services to support those who have lost someone, since 1981.

To find out more and to apply, follow this link.  Applications are being accepted from now until 19 February, 2016.

Learn more about how they help others and how you can help them at