National Helpline Opening Hours

                                                                                                         Mon 9-8

                                                                                                         Tues 9-8

                                                                                                         Wed 9-8

                                                                                                         Thurs 9-8

                                                                                                      Fri 9-8

                                                                                                      Sat 1-4

                                                                                                      Sun 1-4


                                                                                                                                    FREEPHONE 0808 802 6161






Volunteering Opportunity

Cruse Bereavement Care Scotland is seeking enthusiastic and compassionate volunteers to answer telephone calls to our National Helpline.

Applicants should have excellent listening skills and the ability to put people at ease on the telephone. They should be able to keep a level head when dealing with distressing, angry or difficult calls.

Full training will be given - volunteers will be expected to take part in ALL of the training dates before undertaking this role. 

We ask that all helpline volunteers commit to at least one 3 hour shift per wek. This includes daytime and evenings. This role will be home based

Please contact Michaela on 01734 444 178 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an information pack. Click here and here for more information


CBCS Leaflets

Check out our key leaflets - you may find that what you are experiencing is normal for someone who is grieving.

Training Opportunities

CBCS offers a number of courses that are currently run on a 'demand led' basis.



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