Brief Encounters


Medical Professionals

HAND (Helping After Neonatal Death)

Offers resources to bereaved parents and the medical professionals who care for them.

Mothers in Support and Sympathy (MISS) Foundation

A non-profit organization providing immediate and ongoing support to grieving families and caregivers, including articles and workshops for doctors, nurses, and emergency responders.

National SHARE Office

Provides support to care professionals through a quarterly newsletter with up-to-date research on perinatal loss, Sharing & Caring Group Leader Certification, seminars and presentations, and a publications clearing house.

Perinatal Loss

Offers resources for bereaved individuals and the caregivers who assist them through their grief. The site and its resources are all created by, for, or in memory of someone who has gone through the process of perinatal loss or bereavement.

WiSSP: Wisconsin Stillbirth Service Program

Offers resources for professionals to help to address questions surrounding a stillbirth and thus to better serve families who experience such a loss. Their newsletter contains medical analysis and parents’ perspectives.