Grief
Supports

We know that the loss of a much wanted baby is devastating and impacts the whole family. Learn more about how Hope After Loss can help below

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Grieving Parent

Hope After Loss extends our deepest condolences to you.  We hope you find some of these suggested resources from our community members to be helpful.

 

Support Groups

Online and In-Person groups ran by trained facilitators who are all bereaved parents themselves

Individual Support

Talk with our facilitators to gain experience and comfort from other loss parents who have walked similar paths to your own

Burial & Cremation Assistance

Apply for financial assistance to cover the state fee's of Burial or Cremation Services. 
*Available to CT Residents Only*

Anniversary Card Mailing

Hope After Loss sends custom Anniversary Cards to you on the date(s) of your choosing to honor your baby(ies)

Remembrance Events

Monthly online events open to all in the community. Each event features a candle lighting ceremony, poem, and activity

Lending Library

A collection of books, blogs, and podcasts recommended by members of the pregnancy & infant loss community

Helpful Resources

Resources for Saying Goodbye, Men's Grief, Choosing a Funeral Home, and How to Support a Loved One

Landon's Legacy

Organization dedicated to empowering families who have and lost children to medical complications

Mothers' Milk Bank Northeast

Supporting bereaved parents who wish to donate breast milk after a pregnancy and or/ infant loss

Caring for a Grieving Child

 

For children who are grieving the loss of a much wanted sibling(s), they may have a hard time processing or verbalizing their grief depending on their age. We hope you find some of these suggested resources from our community members to be helpful.

Letters for Children

 Print and customize letters for children that they can bring to their teachers or their friends to share that their sibling(s) have died and what would be helpful to them

The Cove

The Cove provides hope and healing for grieving children/teens and their families. This organization provides free events & resources for families in CT and online

Helpful Resources for Children

Resources for books on grief for children, Letters for Children, and a family and friends outline on caring for loved ones

Caregivers

 

We appreciate your dedication to providing grief sensitive and informed care to your patients. Browse the free resources below to learn how you can be an ally to the Pregnancy & Infant Loss Community.

Education & Outreach

Free Perinatal Grief Training and Organization Education from Hope After Loss. scheduled at your availability via Zoom

Burial & Cremation Assistance

Apply for financial assistance to cover the state fee's of Burial or Cremation Services. 
*Available to CT Residents Only*

Counseling Parents

We provide a number of free resources to help support you and the patients in your care.

Family & Friends

 

We are sorry that someone you care about has suffered the loss of a pregnancy or infant. It can be difficult to know what to do for someone grieving this type of loss and we are glad you are seeking information. We hope these suggestions will help you provide comfort and support to someone you care about.

Friends & Family Resource

Supporting a Loved One