RESOURCES AVAILABLE

If you are a mom who is courageously and cautiously venturing down the road of a subsequent pregnancy after loss and want to connect with others then you have come to the right place. PALS has gathered a list of pregnancy after loss support services worldwide in effort to provide you with a variety of different types of support during your PAL journey.

Here you can find resources for online support. For a complete list of Pregnancy After Loss Support’s private online support groups, see the Online Support Group page. If you are looking for an in-person, local support group, please see the Find Local Support page. If your need for support is immediate there are also resources listed below.

other support

EMERGENCY INFORMATION

Remember if a situation is life-threatening please have the mama you’re working with dial 911 or their local emergency number.

Mental Health Emergency Resources

  • National Suicide Prevention Line – 1-800-273-TALK (8255) (United States)

  • International Suicide Prevention Website – To find a suicide prevention hotline in your country please visit the International Association of Suicide Prevention website at IASP.Info

  • Postpartum Support International (for pregnant and postpartum women experiencing mood disorders such as anxiety, depression, and PTSD symptoms) – 1-800-944-4773

  • The National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-7233 (United States)

  • The National Child Abuse Hotline – 1-800-422-4452 (United States)

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT

Bereavement support for those who are not currently trying to conceive, pregnant, or parenting after a loss, we recommend the following support services and or organizations.

Organizations that partner with PALS

  • (in)Complete Retreat, hosted by Leah’s Legacy Foundation – A biblically-based retreat for mothers who have experienced the loss of their baby through stillbirth, infant, or child death. The next retreat is scheduled for August 15-18, 2019 at a private house on Lake Martin in Alexander City, AL.

  • Return to Zero – an online resource to help support perinatal grief that offers retreats as well as an online pregnancy loss and infant death directory of service providers around the world.

  • Reconceiving Loss – A public forum for personal stories, artwork & articles on the topic of baby loss, grief & healing and a private support center & workshop for you or someone you know who has suffered infant or pregnancy loss.

Bereavement services and organizations that PALS endorses

SUPPORT FOR SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES

Infertility Support

Living Childless after Loss Support

  • Still Mothers offers support services for parents who have experienced child loss and are either currently without children or who are living childless after a loss.

Bed Rest Support

Mental Health/Postpartum Support

MAGAZINES AND RESOURCES THAT SUPPORT ISSUES RELATED TO PREGNANCY AFTER LOSS

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