Cruse Awareness in Bereavement Training The Cruse training is acknowledged as the gold standard for bereavement care training in the UK.


Training to be a Cruse Volunteer

“Awareness in Bereavement Care” courses are held regularly in Suffolk for potential bereavement support volunteers. This course is open to anyone who would like to understand more about grief and grieving although priority is given to those who seek to become Bereavement Support Volunteers with Cruse in Suffolk. Fees are £180 for candidates intending to work for Cruse, and £240 per person for everyone else.

Bereavement Training in the Workplace

WorkshopIf you have staff who could benefit from a deeper understanding and appreciation of the grieving process and how best to support bereaved adults and children, Suffolk Cruse can provide trainers to deliver bespoke bereavement training for you. We can tailor our training to your specific needs. Contact us to discuss your individual requirements.


Please contact the Area Coordinator if you would like further details of training in Suffolk Cruse, our next course is will be Spring 2018. Tel: 01473 230659 or use our Contact Us form.

Fantastic and engaging with excellent facilitators. I really enjoyed the active participation and ability to share thoughts and feelings and the role play situation where family dynamics could be clearly seen. It was an excellent day and I would recommend this to colleagues.
Emma, Suffolk Childrens' Services



Awareness in Bereavement Care

For details of our next Awareness in Bereavement Care training course please contact

Supervisors’ course
Suffolk Cruse is planning to run a Supervisors’ course in due course, to register your interest please contact

CPD Training
CPD training is available to all existing members, further details of the training programme is available on the Members page.

All volunteers are welcome to attend.