Miscarriage & Infant Loss Resources
If you or someone you know has miscarried or lost an infant, please know that we care. Below is a large variety of resources provided by our affiliate, Care Net, plus resources we have come across.
Gathering Hope – Infant loss care bags available for purchase, online counselors, yearly gatherings hosted at various locations to honor grieving moms and their babies.
Lullaby of Hope – Gift boxes for women journeying loss in the womb.
Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep – Remembrance portraits for parents experiencing the death of a baby. Search for a photographer by location on their website.
Alice Art – “Safe in the Arms of Jesus” note cards and artwork
Silas Project – Video testimonials of people’s stories of losing their babies.
The Morning – Free, downloadable guides for mothers who receive a life-limiting diagnosis, grieving mothers after loss, and those looking to support grieving mothers. Free, downloadable devotional and online community for mothers of child-loss.
Foreknown Ministries – Weekend retreats, text message encouragement, social media community, free support groups, individual coaching, prayer and men’s resources.
GriefShare – Churches around the nation have GriefShare groups that walk alongside those grieving the loss of a family member or friend. Groups can be searched by zip code.
CuddleCot – Portable CuddleCot and CuddleBlanket allows families to cool a deceased baby, preserving their appearance, condition, and dignity without cooling the whole room.
Caring Cradle – Provides a cooling cradle for mothers and fathers of stillborn babies to spend more time with their child.
Abiding Care – If you suspect or are at the start of a miscarriage, you can schedule a consultation with one of our nurses which includes:
- information on what to expect, what your care options are, and what questions to ask and expect from your doctor
- a limited ultrasound to possibly confirm or rule out a miscarriage (**Note, we cannot offer ultrasound to those who are actively bleeding)
- a comfort care bag of both practical and comforting items
- a list of support resources
- a free casket (provided by the Medford Knights of Columbus & the Holy Rosary Council of Catholic Women)
Loved Baby: 31 Devotions Helping You Grieve and Cherish Your Child After Pregnancy Loss by Sarah Philpott
Held: 31 Biblical Reflections on God’s Comfort and Care in the Sorrow of Miscarriage by Abbey Wedgeworth
Ours: Biblical Comfort for Men Grieving Miscarriage by Eric Schumacher
Threads of Hope, Pieces of Joy: A Pregnancy Loss Bible Study by Gwen Kik and Teale Fackler
Anchored: A Bible Study for Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss by Erin Cushman
Sunlight in December: A Mother’s Story of Finding the Goodness of God in the Storm of Grief by Kristin Hernandez
Hope When the Holidays Hurt: An Advent Journal for Hurting Hearts by Kristin Hernandez
Hannah’s Hope: Seeking God’s Heart in the Midst of Infertility, Miscarriage, and Adoption Loss by Jennifer Saake
Hearing Jesus Speak Into Your Sorrow by Nancy Guthrie
Scars That Have Shaped Me: How God Meets Us in Suffering by Vaneetha Rendall Risner
I’ll Hold You in Heaven by Jack Hayford