Silent Sorrow:  A Professionally-led Support Group for Perinatal & Infant Loss (MUHC) Below is a collection of both formal support groups as well as support organizations by city and state that are devoted to supporting families after the death of their baby.

United States

Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support - visit website for locations across the United States

Alaska

Anchorage - Hospice of Anchorage

Wasila - TEARS Foundation

 

Alabama

Birmingham - Resolve (Infertility Support Group)

Talladega - Resolve (Infertility Support Group)

 

Arizona

Flagstaff - Heart Work Grief Group, JLB Project

 

California

Angel Gown Project of California

Antelope Valley & Santa Clarita - Joy in Bereavement

Chino - Forever Footprints

Lake Forest - Empty Arms

Long Beach - Forever Footprints

Los Angeles (West) - Angels Born Still (Woman's Miscarriage; Couples Miscarriage; Couples Stillbirth; Woman's Infertility; Woman's Termination/Pregnancy Release; and Pregnancy After Loss)

Los Angeles - LA MISS Foundation

Los Angeles (Downtown) - LA County Peer Support Group, Myia 323.377.5779 or Christina 707.849.5347

Los Angeles (East) - Little Angels 

Los Angeles - Nesting Instincts (Bereavement Photography)

Mission Viejo - Healing Hearts Share

Newport Beach - Forever Footprints

Newport Beach - Forever Footprints, Parenting After Loss

Orange - Forever Footprints

Redwood City - HAND

Sacramento - Sharing Parents

San Diego - Empty Cradle

San Francisco - HAND

San Mateo - HAND

San Rafael - HAND

Santa Ana - Guild for Infant Survival, Orange County

Santa Clarita - Henry Mayo Pregnancy Loss Support Group, vzeilinger@gmail.com

Santa Cruz - HAND

Santa Monica - Angels Born Still (Woman's Miscarriage; Couples Miscarriage; Couples Stillbirth; Woman's Infertility; Woman's Termination/Pregnancy Release; and Pregnancy After Loss)

Temecula - Empty Cradle

Thousand Oaks - Hospice of the Conejo

Visalia - A Legacy of Love

 

Colorado

Denver - Luna Counseling Center

Fort Collins - 3 Hopeful Hearts

Longmont - My Baby Angel Foundation

 

Connecticut 

Branford, Farmington, & West Hartford - Resolve New England (Infertility and Special Topics)

New Haven - Hope After Loss

Somers - Macie Grace Foundation

 

District of Columbia (DC)

Washington - MISS Foundation

Washington - Through the Heart

 

Florida 

Daytona Beach - TEARS Foundation

West Melbourne - Cherishing the Journey

Titusville - TEARS Foundation

 

Georgia

Cumming - Hannahs's Prayer Ministries

Gainesville - Rock Goodbye Angel

 

Illinois

Chicagoland - MEND

Mt. Prospect - MISS Foundation

Rockford - The Haven Network

 

Indiana

Brownsburg - Hendricks County Angel of Hope

Indianapolis - Neo-Fight

Indianapolis - Open Arms Grief Support

Fort Wayne - Healing Hearts, Cori.McKenzie@parkview.com

Valparaiso (NW Indiana) - Emma's Footprints

 

Kansas

Shawnee Mission - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support

 

Kentucky

Northern Kentucky - H.E.A.R.T.S

 

Louisiana

Northeast Louisiana - Share

Youngsville - Roman's Wings of Hope

 

Maine

Lewiston - The Colby Fund, Baby Alligator Tears

Portland - Resolve New England (Infertility)

 

Maryland

Baltimore - Center for Infant and Child Loss

Bethesda - Terminated for Medical Reasons Support

 

Massachusetts

Newton - Andrea Insoft

Waltham - Resolve New England (Pregnancy Loss)

Western Massachusetts - Empty Arms Bereavement Support

Winchester - The HOPE Group

Various locations - Resolve New England (Infertility and Special Topics)

 

Michigan

Detroit - Metro Detroit Share

Grand Rapids - Held

Muskegon - Angels Wings Bereavement Services

Sterling Heights - Friends Supporting Parents

Traverse City - Michael's Place

 

Minnesota

Faribault - Infants Remembered in Silence

Minneapolis - Faces of Loss, Faces of Hope

Rogers - Missing Grace Foundation

St. Paul - A Place to Remember

Twin Cities - 11 Angels, Star Legacy Foundation

Twin Cities - Tiny Treasures

 

Missouri

Springfield - MEND

 

Nebraska

Omaha - HEALing Embrace

Mary Madeline Project (Infant and baby burial gowns)

 

Nevada

Carson City - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Organization of the Sierras

Las Vegas - Jalen's Gift Foundation

 

New Hampshire

Lebanon - Dartmouth-Hitchcock Perinatal Grief Support Group

Manchester - SHARE at Elliot Hospital

 

New Jersey

Hackensack - Forget Me Not Foundation

Montclair - Pockets of Light

Wall - TEARS Foundation

Voorhees - HOPING (Helping Other Parents In Normal Grief)

 

New York

Albany - EASE, ShannonBensalah@gmail.com

Apalachin - Perfect Joy Ministries

Manhasset - Perinatal Loss Support, NorthShore Hospital, (847) 570-2880

Mt. Kisco - Maggie Rose Perinatal Bereavement, Northern Westchester Hospital, mariannewalsh22@gmail.com

New York City - Knot My Baby

New York City - Pregnancy Loss Support Program

New York City - Seleni Institute (Infertility)

Poughkeepsie - HANDS, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Theresa 914-204-9745

Rochester - Face 2 Face Support 

Suffern - Perinatal Bereavement Program, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, mary_radatovich@bshsi.org

 

New Hampshire

Monadnock Pregnancy Loss Support Circle

 

North Carolina

Charlotte - KinderMourn

Piedmont Triangle - Heartstrings

 

Ohio

Many regions of Ohio - Sufficient Grace Ministries 

Akron - Precious Parents at Akron Children's Hospital

Columbus - OhioHealth Hospice 614-533-6060

Middletown - HEAL Program

 

Oklahoma 

Tulsa - MEND

 

Oregon

Hayden's Helping Hands - Financially assisting parents with medical expenses after the birth of a stillborn baby

Milwaukie - A Butterfly's Touch

Portland - Brief Encounters

 

Pennsylvania 

HEART of Central PA

Project Sweet Peas

Chambersburg - Sweet Grace Ministries

Drexel Hill - UNITE

Erie - Empty Arms

Harrisburg - Sweet Grace Ministries

Latrobe - Angel Teddy Bear Foundation

Philadelphia - Hannah's Heart and Love

Pittsburgh - MISS Foundation, Laurie.Jackson@missfoundation.org 

St. Clair - Sweet Grace Ministries

York - Sweet Grace Ministries

York - Healing Hearts

 

Rhode Island

Middleton - Resolve New England (Infertility)

 

South Carolina

Bluffton - TEARS Foundation

Columbia - Naomi's Circle

Easley - Perinatal ComfortCare

 

South Dakota

Lach's Legacy

 

Texas

MEND (Bryan/College Station, Houston, Irving, Texarkana, Wichita Falls)

Fort Worth - Scared Sidless

Houston - Houston HAND

 

Utah

Share Parents of Utah

Baby Angel Pics (retouching of photos of babies who were stillborn)

 

Vermont

Barre - Central Vermont Medical Center, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support

Burlington & Rutland - Resolve New England (Infertility)

 

Virginia

Charlottesville - Empty Arms, Full Heart, Tammy James: (434) 654-5597 or tcjames@sentara.com

Charlottesville - White Rose Yoga (pregnancy loss or infant death), Laura Devine: laurdevine@gmail.com

Falls Church - MIS

Hampton - HopeXchange

 

Washington

Hayden's Helping Hands - Financially assisting parents with medical expenses after the birth of a stillborn baby

Bremerton - MEND

Gig Harbor - MEND

Kent - TEARS Foundation

Lakewood - TEARS Foundation

Puyallup - TEARS, Pregnancy After Loss

Richland - Our Little Lambs

Seattle - Still Born, Still Loved Guild

Seattle/Tacoma/Olympia - Parent Support of Puget Sound

 

West Virginia

Lewisburg - Now Our Angels in Heaven

Southern WV - Angel Talk

 

Wisconsin

Mikayla's Grace

Danbury - Faith's Lodge A retreat to support parents and families who have experienced the death of a child.

Dodgeville - Babies Gone Too Soon

 

Australia

SANDS - visit website for locations across Australia

SIDS and Kids

Canada

Edmonton, Alberta - Angel Whispers

Edmonton, Alberta - Parent Care

Montreal, Quebec - Silent Sorrow:  A Professionally-led Support Group for Perinatal & Infant Loss (MUHC)

Sherwood Park &  Red Deer, Alberta - HEARTS

Toronto, Ontario - Jo McRogers

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan - Empty Arms Perinatal Loss Support

Saskatoon, Saskatchwan - HEARTS

New Zealand

Auckland - Baby Loss New Zealand

Hauraki/Piado - Baby Loss New Zealand

portugal

Colos Vazios, zorbaspluto@gmail.com

UK

North Lancanshire - Tigerlily Trust

South Cumbria - Tigerlily Trust