Available in BC, Canada
Pls. view Support Groups link for information about local and online meetings.
bcbereavementhelpline.com: Lower Mainland 604.738.9950; throughout BC 1.877.779.2223
nowilaymedowntosleep.com: compassionate volunteer photography services shortly after a stillbirth or early infant loss (min. 25 weeks gestation).
still-lifecanada.ca: Stillbirth & Neonatal Death Education Research and Support Society.
littlelightofheaven.com/elizabethministry: St. Nicholas Parish Chapter (Langley, BC) of Elizabeth Ministry (see below). NOTE: Please contact info(at)littlelightofheaven.com if you are interested in starting this ministry at your Parish.
elizabethministry.com: An international movement that respects all life. Supports families through mentoring and peer support, training and education and spiritual nourishment on topics such as the following: pregnancy and birth, miscarriage and stillbirth, regretted abortions, infant or child death, crisis or special needs, adoption, fertility and infertility, relationships and marriage as well as parenting.
denisboyd.com: Denis Boyd, R. Psych. is a Lower Mainland therapist specializing in grief, marriage and stress. A number of Counsellors and Psychologists offering various kinds of therapy to individuals, couples and families are available.
http://rccav.org: The Gardens of Gethsemani Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum offers a complimentary burial service for miscarried and stillborn babies at Rachel’s Garden, the area designated for children and infants.
http://rcav.org/rachels-vineyard and http://rcav.org/healing-lives-touched-by-abortion: Project Rachel and Rachel’s Vineyard are confidential services available for those seeking healing, reconciliation, and spiritual renewal after an abortion.