Links & Contacts
Support during pregnancy when your baby has an abnormality / support with difficult decisions in pregnancy ARC: Antenatal Results and Choices Offers information and support to parents who are: Making decisions before, during and after antenatal tests Given a worrying result from a test Told their unborn baby has an abnormality Having to make painful decisions about the future of the pregnancy Dealing with the aftermath of a loss after a diagnosis of foetal abnormality Helpline: 0207 7137486 Website Support after a Miscarriage Miscarriage Association National Helpline:01924 200799 Website: Talk It Over Offers free miscarriage support sessions with a trained advisor. 1st Floor, The Hope Centre, 18 Curzon Street, Derby, DE1 1LL Tel: 07867 470588 Website: Some addition Talk It Over information, click here Counselling Services / Support for Adults who are affected by the Death of a Baby (before or after birth): National Sands Helpline: 0207 436 5881 Online forum: Website: Derby Sands Website: Email: Chesterfield Sands Helpline: 07432 387725 Website: Nottingham Sands Helpline: 07891 041211 Email: The Laura Centre Derby Providing free bereavement counselling for anyone affected by the death of a child. Tel: 01332 408026 Website: Email: Cruse - Derby A national bereavement counselling service for anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby / child or adult. Tel: 01332 332098 (Derby Cruse), 01283 593167 (Burton Cruse), 01246 550080 (Chesterfield Cruse) Website
Derby Bereaved Parent Group A drop-in support group, health visitor led for anyone who has experienced an early or late miscarriage, termination for foetal abnormality, neonatal death, stillbirth, cot death or death of a child to young adult. Meets every Thursday 10am-11.30am at the Central United Reformed Church, Derby. Contact Dorothy: 01773 827160 Child Bereavement Trust Supporting families when a child dies and when a child is bereaved. Website: Child Death Helpline Freephone: 0800 282 986 Website: Lullaby Trust Provides specialist support for families whose baby has died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Helpline: 0808 8026868 Website: Counselling Services / Support for Children who are Affected by the Death of a Baby / Child Winston’s Wish Help and support for bereaved children and young people up to the age of 18. Helpline: 0845 203 0405 Website: Email: The Laura Centre Details above. Cruse Details above Other useful contacts / links Brief Lives Remembered If you are trying to find out what happened to / where the grave is of a baby who died many years ago then Paula Jackson may be able to help you. Click here for Guidelines Pamphlet Website: Quit Smoking Community Has lots of info on smoking and its effects Website: Medical Negligence Solicitor Amy Bennett if a medical negligence Solicitor who specialises in stillbirth claims. Her own daughter was stillborn in 2012. Website: Amy’s personal email: Memorial Gifts / Ideas Alexandra's Angel Gifts This company specialises in creating and sharing memorial gift ideas for anyone affected by the loss of a precious baby. Website:
Sweet Beginnings Specialising in hand and foot castings and hand, foot and finger print jewellery. The lovely professional staff will visit you and your baby at your request in hospital or at the Funeral Directors to take the prints / casts. Website: Lasting Touch Specialising in keepsake and memorial jewellery made from your baby’s hand or foot prints. Website: Jewellery by Wendy Kemp For beautiful and individualised remembrance jewellery. Website: Gift Wrapped A lovely gift shop that has many gifts suitable as memorial gifts for anyone affected by baby loss. Park Farm Centre, Allestree, Derby (next to the Greedy Pig Butcher) Tel: 07791 693607 The Home Baker Lorna Reeve is a member of Derby Sands and makes the most delicious and beautiful cakes and sweet treats for all occasions, including cakes to remember your baby on their birthday / anniversary. Tel: 07736 050928 Website: Alternative Therapy The Bridge Centre for Natural Health Offers a wide range of alternative therapies and treatments including reflexology, acupuncture, hypnotherapy and massages. Specialises in treating men and women with fertility issues. 185 Lady Bank Road, Mickleover, Derby. DE3 0QL Tel: 01332 521270 Website: Hypnotherapy Hypnotherapy can be an excellent form of relaxation and has huge benefits if you have been through a stressful and/or traumatic event Website:
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Supporting anyone affected by the death of a baby and promoting research to reduce the loss of babies’ lives
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5 April 2019
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