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, inclusive of sexual orientation, gender, race and religion.

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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Latest news


World Mental Health Day: Advice from one of WAY's Ambassadors

October 2021

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Marathon efforts for WAY this weekend

September 2021

We are thrilled that four WAY members are taking part in the Virtual London Marathon this weekend. Our four fantastic ru... Read more