Brief Solution Focused Bereavement Support

Posted on: February 21, 2022

As part of the on-going response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Essex County Council is inviting local community and voluntary sector organisations to submit applications to support people to deal with grief and bereavement.


Grants for Brief Solution Focused Bereavement support          

The total grant funding available is £400,00 with £100,000 available per quadrant to deliver support.

Quadrants are as follows:

Mid Essex




North-East Essex



South Essex




Castle Point

West Essex



Epping Forest

Grants of £100,000 per quadrant are being made available to the voluntary and community sector to support children, young people and adults who are struggling to deal with grief and bereavement using brief solution focused bereavement support.

Successful applicants will demonstrate that they can support people and deliver the service face to face, in person or on-line, or as part of a wider group in line with the persons requirements.  The successful applicants will deliver the following outcomes:

  • People will experience improved mental health
  • People will be less isolated and lonely
  • People will know how, when, and where to access on-going support
  • People will have the opportunity to develop increased personal resilience whilst adjusting to their loss

Please see attached full details of our Solution Focussed Bereavement Support Funding Opportunity and how to apply.

The deadline for submission is Friday 26th February 2022.


Download documents here;

Grant Agreement Template.

Bereavement Monthly Reporting.

Bereavement Grant FAQs.

Bereavement Support Grant Prospectus.

Funding Opportunity.


Author: Jade Bolton
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