Bereavement

For parents, family members and friends who have experienced the death of a child or the loss of a pregnancy.

Bereavement Support Services in Edmonton

BC-Bereavement-Information

Born in silence (video)

Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth (GAPPS) – Breaking the Silence (video)

March of Dimes: From Hurt to Healing

Mount Sinai Hospital’s Late Loss Bereavement Support Group – offers a psychiatrist facilitated support group for late loss and neonatal death on Monday mornings (carrying mother only).

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Network – offers volunteer facilitated support groups in a number of locations (both partners are welcome), individual support over the phone or online, and several annual events of remembrance.

Bereaved Families of Ontario – offers support in open or closed support groups and one-on-one, as well as annual events of remembrance, to those experiencing the loss of a loved one. Some of the regional affiliate groups have support groups specifically for those who have suffered a miscarriage, late loss, or loss of an infant. They also offer support programs for children who have lost a sibling.