Free bereavement counselling for our clients with SAIF Care

At Levertons we understand that you may be experiencing grief and that the process of bereavement continues or indeed can start after the funeral takes place. Whilst we are unable to provide bereavement support ourselves, as our client we want to provide you with a free service that can help and we are proud to announce that we are partners with SAIF Care.

SAIF Care services are offered by friendly staff who are trained in counselling and bereavement skills and who will be able to listen and support you.

The Associate Counsellors from SAIF Care are highly skilled and qualified. They will be able to help you to understand your experience of grief, develop self-care, coping strategies and support you to deal with the challenges you may be facing.

SAIF Care is a bereavement service offered by funeral directors who are members of The National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF).

As our client, as long as you are over the age of 18, you can access a range of services for free including:

  • A freephone telephone helpline 0800 917 7224
  • Email support and information help@saifcare.org.uk
  • Up to six free sessions of supportive counselling by telephone, skype or face to face in your local area.

SAIF Care services are available to you from Monday – Friday from 9am – 9pm.

For more information please call us on 020 7387 6075 or contact SAIF Care directly on: 0800 917 7224.

If you would like other help with bereavement including the Samaritans 24 hour helpline we have a list of organisations with numbers and websites for you here.

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In the case of someone dying at home, or if you need to contact us for immediate assistance out of our office hours, please do call us. We can arrange collection at any time of day or night:

My family and I felt that the staff from Leverton were very helpful and understanding. We flet supported through out the whole process and are very grateful to them all

Review by Carolyn C left on 03 Jul 2024

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Review by Carolyn C left on 03 Jul 2024

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We have used Leverton and Sons for a few of our family funerals and I have always been impressed. This time we used the Muswell Hill branch. Deborah was absolutely amazing. She has the perfect balance between professionalism, kindness, empathy, getting things done and making you feel like you are in safe hands - exactly what you need when going through a painful time. Thank you.

Review by Megan C left on 02 Jul 2024

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I recently had the unfortunate necessity to arrange a funeral, and I cannot express enough how grateful I am for the outstanding service provided by Leverton’s at kentish Town , From the moment we walked in, Lorna Walkden offered not only professional guidance but also genuine compassion and support during one of the most difficult times of our lives. Lorna Walkden demonstrated an exceptional ability to listen to our needs and wishes, ensuring that every detail was attended to with the utmost care and respect. Lorna’s empathetic nature made us feel understood and comforted, which was incredibly important to us. They handled all the arrangements seamlessly, relieving us of much of the stress associated with planning a funeral. We are also grateful for Lorna for recommending Libby to perform the service , Libby ensured that everything proceeded smoothly and beautifully and delivered a faultless service. In such a challenging time,Lorna Walkden provided a level of service beyond our expectations. Her kindness, professionalism, and dedication to Her work were evident in every interaction we had. I highly recommend Leverton’s at Kentish Town to anyone in need of funeral services. Their support made a significant difference, and we are profoundly thankful for their exceptional service. Also a special mention to one of the Paulbearers called Barry , who explained everything step by step throughout which really helped us on the day , he's kind and empathetic nature was of a great help.

Review by K Orbell left on 02 Jul 2024

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Drew, I just wanted to extend my heartfelt thanks for your incredible support planning mum’s funeral. Throughout the whole organisation you were so calm, reassuring and able to accommodate all of our requests, however unusual some of them may have seemed.

Review by Sam C left on 02 Jul 2024

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Have benefitted twice from the services of Levertons. Most of us don't expect to be frequent flyers with Funeral Directors but my experience has been great. Thank you to the Denmark Terrace team!

Review by David R left on 27 Jun 2024

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I would like to thank everyone at Leverton & Sons -- especially Carmel for the very professional and sensitive approach to my beautiful wife's funeral. Everyone there commented how well organised it was and professional. You never want to worry about details at times like this. I did not have to at all. Carmel was so helpful before, during and after. This gave everyone the time to focus on the importance of the day. I would highly, highly recommend Leverton & Sons. May my wife rest in peace. James

Review by JAMES Y left on 27 Jun 2024

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It's always a first class professional service from Levertons. Carmel was understanding, calm, efficient and adaptable during a very difficult time. Thank you

Review by Linda F left on 27 Jun 2024

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Mrs Deborah Rush has been a model of the polite, patient, caring, knowledgeable, informative and efficient professional with a light touch one needs as a funeral director. I knew I was in safe hands before I even met her as she kindly moved her own car to allow me to park right outside her office after I had driven around for 20 minutes failing to find anywhere to park for our first planning meeting. Every subsequent communication was clear and mighty helpful guiding me through the whole process so the day of my Aunt's funeral was a polished, dignified and memorable event. All the details were attended to in measured manner; her team of Oliver, Ross and Jason and one gentlemen I failed to note the name of looked after me and the family in their own polite professional style. The team were kind and flexible allowing some of the congregation to assist in the entrance of the coffin at the start of the service. I am most grateful for the truly excellent service provided by Deborah and her team throughout the last three and a half weeks. Thank you.

Review by Malcolm Y left on 19 Jun 2024

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Mrs Deborah Rush has been a model of the polite, patient, caring, knowledgeable, informative and efficient professional with a light touch one needs as a funeral director. I knew I was in safe hands before I even met her as she kindly moved her own car to allow me to park right outside her office after I had driven around for 20 minutes failing to find anywhere to park for our first planning meeting. Every subsequent communication was clear and mighty helpful guiding me through the whole process so the day of my Aunt's funeral was a polished, dignified and memorable event. All the details were attended to in measured manner; her team of Oliver, Ross and Jason and one gentlemen I failed to note the name of looked after me and the family in their own polite professional style. The team were kind and flexible allowing some of the congregation to assist in the entrance of the coffin at the start of the service. I am most grateful for the truly excellent service provided by Deborah and her team throughout the last three and a half weeks. Thank you.

Review by Malcolm Y left on 19 Jun 2024

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