Please explore this page to find resources for parents to 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.

A Parent Like You

Get connected with other bereaved parents.

Funeral Planning

How to plan a funeral for a child, find a funeral home and/or cemetery, and plan your child’s ceremony.

Suicide Prevention

Visit suicidepreventionlifeline.org
or call 1-800-273-8255

Sibling Support

Find resources and guides to both explain the loss of a child and help your other children cope with the loss of their sibling.

Lactation Support

Many moms are breastfeeding when their child passes away. Find out how to wean and what to do with your milk.

Grief

Grief comes with a variety of emotions and feelings. You’re not alone. Find out what other bereaved parents are going through with you.

Counseling Resources

How to find a therapist who is experienced in child loss and insurance information.

Support Groups

Find a support group of other bereaved parents that best fits your needs.

Child Loss in TV, Music and Sports

Child loss impacts everyone across all walks of life. Peruse child loss in TV, music and sports to see how unfortunately universal grief is.

Child Loss Books

Find books on child loss to help you better understand the grief process and learn about similar stories to your own.

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…

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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

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…

Whitney Adoring Her Son Connor Voigt

Connor the Warrior

By Whitney Voigt, Connor’s Mom…

Lara Holding Her Son Jackson Gillham

Jackson’s Journey

By Lara Gillham, Jackson’s Mom…