Grieving during pandemic - support for children Children's charity - Barnardo’s Child Bereavement Service continues to offer a supportive and therapeutic service to bereaved children and families. However, this will be offered remotely during this pandemic. Their advice line service continues as normal on Mondays/Tuesdays and Fridays from 10.00am -1.00pm by contacting 07867 372711. This service is available to anyone concerned about a bereaved child or young person, regardless of the nature of death or area the family live in. New referrals will continue to be assessed and accepted provided the death is of a confirmed suicide nature and the families live in the Northern or greater Belfast areas.