Useful links

Miscarriage Association: All things related to miscarriage of any type, including ectopic and molar pregnancies. Informative and easy to access leaflets. They have a support forum as well. Helpline open Mon – Fri 9am – 4pm: 01924 200799

ARC: Antenatal Results and Choices They support expectant and bereaved parents who have received bad news about the health of their baby. They offer non-directive support for parents having to make some difficult decisions about their pregnancy. They offer bereavement support, via their telephone line, closed forum and through other parent volunteers who have been through it themselves. Helpline open Mon – Fri 10am – 5:30pm: 0845 077 2290 or 0207 713 7486 if using a mobile

Child Bereavement UK: CBUK is nation wide and supports the entire family when a bereavement has occurred. Whether a parent or baby/child has died. They run support groups and 1:1 counselling for couples or individuals. Helpline: 0800 02 888 40

SANDS: They are the stillbirth and neonatal death charity. They have support groups nationwide and online forums. Helpline: 0808 164 3332

All of these avenues will support you whether you lost your baby or child recently, or if it was some time ago, there is no time limit to grief and these organisations understand that.

Some of my favourite fellow bloggers:

The Uterus Monologues

Jennie writes with eloquence and honesty that I could only dream of!

The Legacy of Leo

Jess is a force to be reckoned with! Raising awareness and money for all forms of baby loss, it is her information and support of the LGBT community which is particularly helpful.