Christmas 2020 Service Operating Hours

0800 2600 400 

The Sudden helpline will be operating a reduced service over the Christmas period.  The service will close on Thursday 24th December at 2.00pm and re-open on Tuesday 29th December 2020.

Tuesday 29th December 8.30am – 1.30pm

Wednesday 30th December 9.00am – 5.30pm

Thursday 31st December 9 – 1.30pm.

The service will re-open on Monday 4th January normal operating hours 10am – 4pm.

If you need support before we are next available, please visit Child Bereavement UK where there is information about coping after a sudden bereavement.  You can also contact the Samaritans on 116 123 or Cruse on 0808 808 1677 if you want to talk to somebody.  You may also find their guide Grieving at Christmas helpful at this difficult time.

In case of an emergency please call 999 or your GP Out of Hours Service for urgent medical assistance.

Sudden is reliant on donations. We are a charity-run service. If you’d like to contribute to our crucial work, particularly throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, then please donate to Sudden.

Sudden is run and hosted by Brake, the road safety charity.