Useful Links

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Bliss – For Babies Born Premature or Sick – National

https://www.bliss.org.uk/

 

Cherished Gowns – National

Provides hospitals in the UK with a comfort pack to give to parents which contains a special Gown made from a wedding or other formal dress that has been donated to the Charity.

http://www.cherishedgowns.org.uk/

 

Sands – National

Supports anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby before, during or shortly after birth.

https://www.uk-sands.org/ NCT – National

Offers information and support in pregnancy, birth and early parenthood

https://www.nct.org.uk/

 

Saying goodbye – National

Provides remembrance services for people who have lost a child at any stage of pregnancy, at birth or in infancy, whether the loss be recent or 80-years ago

http://www.sayinggoodbye.org/

 

The Compassionate Friends- National

Organisation of bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents dedicated to the support and care of other bereaved parents, siblings, and grandparents who have suffered the death of a child/children.

http://www.tcf.org.uk/

 

Miscarriage Association – National

Providing information on miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy.

http://www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk/

 

Tommys- National

Funds research into pregnancy problems and provides information to parents.

http://www.tommys.org/

 

Charm- National

Helps couples who are experiencing difficulties in their dream of becoming parents to achieve their goal.

http://www.charm-uk.org/

 

Down Syndrome Research – International

Working to improve the outcome for all people born with Trisomy 21  (T21)

http://www.dsrf-uk.org/

 

Mind- National

Providing advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem.

http://www.mind.org.uk/about-us/local-minds/

 

Young minds – National

Improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people.

http://www.youngminds.org.uk/

 

Remember my Baby – National

Providing photography services for the benefit of UK parents losing their baby before, during or shortly after birth.

http://www.remembermybaby.org.uk/

 

Emily’s Star- National

Raises awareness of Trisomy 18 also known as Edwards Syndrome

http://www.emilysstar.co.uk/

 

Child Bereavement UK- National

Supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement.

http://www.childbereavementuk.org/

 

Aiden’s Elephants – National

Provides bereaved parents with information, support and with memory boxes

http://aidanselephants.co.uk/

 

4Louis – National

Supplies hospitals throughout the UK with the resources to help parents when a baby dies before, during or after birth.

http://4louis.webs.com/

 

Local Charities:

Cherished Whispers – Medway

Providing memory boxes to the Medway Maritime Hospital for Parents who have suffered the loss of a baby in pregnancy, birth or shortly afterwards

http://www.cherishedwhispers.co.uk/

 

Tomorrows Child Trust – Medway, Swale and Hastings

Providing for the needs of mothers and babies

http://tomorrowschildtrust.org/

 

Oliver Fisher Special Care Baby Trust – Medway

Buys lifesaving equipment for very sick and tiny premature babies.

http://www.oliverfisher.org/

 

Mental Health – Kent

Supporting people with Mental Health problems.

http://www.kmpt.nhs.uk/get-involved/friends-of-mental-health.htm

 

Abigail’s Footsteps – National

A locally based, national charity focussed on stillbirth bereavement

http://www.abigailsfootsteps.co.uk/