Bereaved Parents Month
Grief Support & Resources
Oregon Family to Family @ OHSU – Oregon Health Sciences University + Doernbecher’s Children’s Hospital
Grief Resources List (PDF Format):
Toll-Free Phone: (855) 323-6744
Online Grief Support and Resources
Alive Alone Support for parents left childless.
First Candle Sudden Infant Death Syndrome support.
MISS Foundation Resources and support for bereaved families.
https://missfoundation.org/ Building a family retreat in AZ.
Return to Zero Documentary about stillbirth.
Share: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support
Star Legacy Foundation Stillbirth support.
Hand to Hold
Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep – Photographer Network
Weekend lakeside retreat for grieving parents, and for parents of medically complex children. Michigan.
Return to Zero
Retreats for bereaved mothers.
Various US locations.
Bereaved Parents USA – Resources and support.
Bereaved Parents USA – Springfield/Eugene Chapter
Chapter Contact Information:
Molly Mae Culligan, Leader
3rd Tuesday of the month 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Phone: (541) 517-5710
Please call for meeting location directions
PEER-LED GROUPS for SUPPORT
Peer-led monthly support groups in several Oregon locations.
Hayden’s Helping Hands
PO Box 2041
Clackamas, OR 97015
Our mission supports families who have delivered a stillborn baby by paying up to $1,000 in delivery bills. Our services are provided for Oregon and Washington.
My Friend’s House, Inc.
Partners In Care
2075 NE Wyatt Court
Bend, OR 97701
Me, Too & Company
PO Box 10796
Portland, OR 97296
P.O. Box 8169
Medford, OR 97501
Mourning Resources, Inc.
PO Box 82573
Portland, OR 97202
SHELL (Support & Healing for Early Life Losses)
Mt. Hood Hospice
39641 Scenic Street
PO Box 1269
Sandy, OR 97055
Transitions Professional Center
3735 SW River Parkway
Portland, OR 97239
Good Grief Trust Wish List of Bereaved Parents
American Childhood Cancer Organization – Inspire.com Group
Developed specifically to provide support to parents and family members who have suffered the loss of a child. Includes online support and resources, as well as local chapters and more than 660 meeting locations around the country.
A national, non-profit self-help organization dedicated to newly bereaved parents, grandparents, and siblings. Newsletters, articles, and brochures are available on-line; many states have local chapters with in-person support group meetings.
An online community of families, individuals, and children coping with grief. Members can access more than 50 email support groups, including many designed just for children.
Offers resources, book, and magazines dedicated to helping cope with and manage grief. Includes a special listing of resources for loss of a child and loss of an infant.
MILITARY SURVIVOR EVENTS
Military Survivor Events / Find Group Near You
TAPS – Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors – OREGON
Meets 6-7:30pm PST online on 3rd Thursdays every month
For questions, link for online meetings, and/or to be added, email: email@example.com or call 800-959-TAPS (8277)
You can login to your online community account
CHILD SUICIDE SUPPORT
The Friendship Bench – A Letter to Parents Surviving a Child’s Suicide
Compassionate Friends – Surviving a Child’s Suicide
SAVE – Support for Suicide Loss Survivors
AFSP – American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – I’ve Lost Someone