Helping to navigate life after loss

How can WAY support you?

WAY Widowed & Young

Support. Understanding. Friendship.

WAY is a UK charity that offers a peer-to-peer support network for anyone who's lost a partner before their 51st birthday – married or not, with or without children, whatever their sexual orientation.

Get online support from others who understand and access to a 24-hour telephone helpline.

Join WAY

When you’re ready to socialise, we have meet ups across the UK organised by our network of volunteers.

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Join hundreds of others who get what you're going through.

Latest news


WAY receives funds through Government's Coronavirus Community Support Fund

July 2020

We are delighted to announce that WAY Widowed and Young has been awarded six months of funding from the UK Government’s ... Read more


Congratulations to WAY's skydivers

July 2020

When WAY member Laurent Lucas shared on Facebook that he was scared of heights, he never imagined that nine months later... Read more