Resources For Bereaved Parents, Family And Friends

Please explore this page to find resources to help you or your loved one navigate the loss of a child. If you are in search of something you do not see on this page, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to get you connected to the right resource for you.

Resources for Bereaved Parents

Information to help parents navigate their unexpected loss. Everything from funeral and lactation information to books for siblings and practical tips to help with the logistics.

Resources for Family and Friends

Information designed specifically for family and friends on their own grief and how to best support parents who have lost a child.

Child Loss Statistics

Statistics to increase awareness on how common child loss is even in the United States.

Living & Loving After Child Loss Blog

Sarah's Dad Holding His Grandson, Brecken

Feeling Grateful While Grieving

By Sarah Kariniemi, Brecken’s Mom

Dia de los Muertos Alter

A Holiday to Celebrate Our Children: Dia de los Muertos

By Lara Gillham, Jackson’s Mom


Pregnancy, Infant & Child Loss Awareness Month

By Sarah Kariniemi, Brecken’s Mom

How often child loss happens in the U.S.

How Common Is Child Loss?

By Ben Gillham, Jackson’s Dad

Sarah holds her son Brecken while surrounded by family during Brecken's first annual charity golf tournament.

Trekkin 4 Brecken 2021

By Sarah Kariniemi, Brecken’s Mom

Our Children’s Stories

Lindsey Hand

Lindsey’s Story

By Lester Hand, Lindsey’s Dad

Sarah holding her son Cam with her husband Isaac

Keeping Cam’s Memory Alive

By Sarah Shields, Cam’s Mom

Betty Holding Her Daughter Ella

Better Because of Ella

By Betty Mertens, Ella’s Mom

Sarah Playing With Her Son Brecken

Our Journey with Brecken

By Sarah Kariniemi, Brecken’s Mom

Nick Holding His Daughter Everly

My Time with Everly

By Nick McGeehon, Everly’s Dad