The Quebec Association for the parents who are living a perinatal mourning
Véronique Latte, president-founder: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nos petits anges au paradis
A discussion forum on the Internet for the saddened parents. You can have access via this site to several resources.
The Baby’s Breath Newsletter
The Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths, 586 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 308, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 1P2
We provide loving, nonjudgmental support.
Center for Loss in Multiple Birth, c/o Jean Kollantai, P.O. Box 91377, Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A. 99509
We are parents throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and beyond who have experienced the death of one or more, both, or all of our twins or higher multiples at any time from conception through birth, infancy and childhood.
The Post-Abortion Review
Elliot Institute, P.O. Box 7348, Springfield, Illinois, U.S.A., 62791
This quarterly publication focuses on the impact of abortion on women, men, siblings and society, through summaries of the latest research findings, first hand testimonies, and critiques of pro-abortion propaganda.
HAND (Helping After Neonatal Death)
Helping Hands Newsletter, P.O. Box 341, Los Gatos, California, U.S.A., 95031-0341
Tel: (408)995-6102, (888) 908-HAND
HAND is a resource network of parents, professionals, and supportive volunteers that offers a variety of services throughout Northern California and the Central Valley.
160 Pickering St., Toronto, Ontario, Ontario, M4E 3J7
Tel: (416) 691-3611, Fax: (416) 690-8015
Information, support & advocacy
Rachel’s Vineyard Ministries
Weekend retreats for healing after abortion: Manual available
National Hotline 1-877-HOPE4Me
Healing the pain of abortion – one weekend at a time.
National Office of Post-Abortion Reconciliation and Healing
3501 South Lake Drive, P.O. Box 0-7477, Milwaukee, Wisconsin , U.S.A., 53207-0477
Toll Free: 1-800-5WECARE
Founded in 1990, the National Office of Post-Abortion Reconciliation and Healing, Inc. networks researchers and psychotherapeutic professionals working in the field within the U.S. and abroad, consults on the formation of post-abortion support services within secular and religious settings including Project Rachel, provides training for care providers, maintains a national “800” referral line for those seeking assistance in reconciling an abortion experience, publishes the International Post-Abortion Support Services Directory, produces and vends audio, video, and printed materials, maintains an annotated book list, tracks support group models, and sponsors the Healing Vision conference at Marquette University.
SHARE Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Inc.
National Office, St. Joseph Health Center, 330 Capitol Drive, St. Charles, Missouri, U.S.A., 63301-2893
Toll Free: 1-800-821-6819
The mission of Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Inc. is to serve those whose lives are touched by the tragic death of a baby through early pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or in the first few months of life.
Morning Light Ministry
c/o St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 11 Peter St. South, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, L5H 2G1
Tel: 416-342-7342; Fax: (905) 278-0961
Morning Light Ministry is a Catholic ministry for bereaved mothers and bereaved fathers who have experienced the death of their baby through ectopic pregnancy, miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death up to one year old.
SOFT (for Trisomy 13, Trisomy 18 and other related conditions)
c/o Barb Van Herreweghe, 2982 S. Union St., Rochester, New York, U.S.A., 14624
Toll Free in Canada and U.S.: 1-800-716-7638
Support Organization for Trisomy 18, 13, and Related Disorders (SOFT) is a nonprofit volunteer organization offering support for parents who have had or are expecting a child with a chromosome disorder (especially Trisomy 18 and Trisomy 13), and education to families and professionals interested in the care of these children.
Daya Counseling Centre (Formerly: London Interfaith Counselling Centre)
141 Dundas St., 6th floor, London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 1G3
Tel: (519) 434-0077; Fax: (519) 434-3370
Helping people their full potential by providing counselling and education programs that respect their human and spiritual nature.
Hannah’s Prayer Ministries
Christian Support for Fertility Challenges, P.O. Box 15053, Long Beach, CA, U.S.A., 90815
Tel: (682) 365-4308
Hannah’s Prayer Ministries provides Christian-based support and encouragement to married women around the world who are struggling with the pain of fertility challenges, including primary and secondary infertility, pregnancy loss, early infant death, and adoption loss. Our outreach extends to those who become mothers of living children through pregnancy, adoption, and/or foster care.
International Stillbirth Alliance (ISA)
ISA is a non-profit coalition of clinicians, researchers, and bereaved parents with members on every continent. Our mission is to raise awareness and promote collaboration for the prevention of stillbirth and neonatal death. The Stillbirth Support Organizations Global Registry is an ISA project funded by the World Health Organization. The Registry will be a freely accessible, searchable database of stillbirth support organizations in every country in the world, including information on each organization’s mission, location(s), contacts, and the types of services offered.
Marguerite Bourgeoys Family Centre Fertility Care ™ Programme
Coxwell Medical Building, Suite 100, 688 Coxwell Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4C 3B7
Tel: (416)465-2868; Fax: (416) 465-3538
Mission: To treat women’s health issues by providing innovative medical care which respects the dignity of the person. To educate all in the truth about love and human sexuality through fertility appreciation, rooted and grounded in Catholic teachings.
M.E.N.D. (Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death)
P.O. Box 1007, Coppell, Texas, U.S.A., 75109
Tel: (972) 459-2396
A Christian, non-profit organization that reaches out to families who have suffered the loss of a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth, or early infant death.
(help for women who have experienced pregnancy loss)
P.O. Box 5016, Auburn, California, U.S.A., 95604-5016
The women who make up our membership come from diverse backgrounds, both personal and spiritual.
The loss of a baby takes an enormous toll on the family, especially the mother. Often times, the grief and stress can lead to substance abuse. We are working to bring awareness to this issue and to be a resources for families struggling with substance abuse, addiction, and mental health problems.
The Recovery Village®
The Recovery Village® is a network of rehabilitation facilities operated by Advanced Recovery Systems offering comprehensive treatment for substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health conditions.
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