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.

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

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WAY members collecting donations

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Latest news


Finding Alice: A review of the new ITV drama about widowed life

January 2021

WAY member Michelle Jacobs applauds the fact that ITV is bringing the issue of young widowhood into the open in her revi... Read more


WAY receives £10,000 donation from Peterborough Crematorium

December 2020

We would like to say a huge thank you to Peterborough Crematorium for their generous donation of £10,000 to WAY Widowed ... Read more