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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Fundraising challenges for May

Fundraise for WAY in May

Please find out how you can support WAY by taking part in one, two or even three exciting fundraising activities this month here.

Donate via JustGiving


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

Latest news


Join WAY's Big Picnic at Home this weekend

May 2021

Over the weekend of the 15th-16th May, WAY will be hosting our annual Big Picnic Event.   WAY are inviting our members,... Read more


How cats are helping WAY members through their grief

April 2021

For National Pet Day (on 11 April), WAY member Stephen talks about how a cat called Jelly has helped him to get through ... Read more