Helpful Links

Miscarriage

A Place to Remember. Thorough site that exclusively offers infant loss materials. http://www.aplacetoremember.com

A Quiet Refuge. Remembrance albums and items for families who suffer pregnancy loss or infant death. http://www.quietrefuge.com/home.cfm

Centering Corporation. Bereavement resource offering books, newsletters, and infant loss resources. http://www.centering.org/

Facts About Miscarriage. Contains information, bulletin boards and a remembrance page. http://www.pregnancyloss.info/

Fertility Plus. Includes an extensive list of miscarriage support resources. http://www.fertilityplus.org/faq/miscarriage/resources.html

Miscarriage Support Auckland Inc. New Zealand based website offering information and email support. http://www.miscarriagesupport.org.nz/

Remembering Our Babies. Includes information on Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. http://www.october15th.com

Silent Grief. Offers daily healing thoughts, chat boards and encouragement. http://www.silentgrief.com/

Wintergreen Press. Offers a wide range of books and booklets on miscarriage and infant death. http://www.wintergreenpress.com

National Organizations & Support Groups

Alive Alone. A newsletter for parents whose child has died.  http://www.alivealone.org/

Baby Loss Comfort.com. www.babylosscomfort.com

Bereavement Magazine. A magazine of hope and healing.  http://www.bereavementmag.com/

Mend Your Heart Foundation. Serves the needs of mourning families who have endured the loss of a precious baby through miscarriage, stillbirth, or early infant death. http://mendyourheart.org/default.html

Our Newsletter. For parents who experienced loss during twin or multiple pregnancy.  http://www.climb-support.org/

SHARE. Serves those who have experienced the death of a baby due to early pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or in the first few months of life. http://www.nationalshare.org/

Sidelines Customized Newsletter. Information on high-risk pregnancies.  http://www.sidelines.org/

Health

Acne Resource Center. A complete resource center for adult acne caused by stress or hormonal imbalance. http://www.acne-resource.org/

Drugwatch. A resource guide for drugs that are safe or unsafe during pregnancy. https://www.drugwatch.com/ health/women/pregnancy/

The Menopause and Black Cohosh Information Center. Informational articles regarding menopause, in-depth analysis of treatment options, and researched methods of effectively dealing with menopause. http://www.menopause-black-cohosh.org/

The Best Yoga Poses for Back Pain. Article on yoga poses that are best for back pain. https://www.startstanding.org/sitting-back-pain/the-best-yoga-poses-for-back-pain/

Addiction

Addiction Codependency in Families. Article on family roles when a loved one is facing addiction. https://family-intervention.com/family-roles/codependency/

Opioids. Article on new opioids to look out for.  https://americanaddictioncenters.org/opiates/new-opioid

Pregnant Women’s Treatment Centers. Find a location near you that helps pregnant women treat addiction. https://www.treatment-centers.net/find-pregnant-women-treatment.html
Rehab Center. Information and toll free number on addiction and pregnancy.  http://www.rehabcenter.net/addiction-pregnancy-guide/ 

Rehab Village. Article on overcoming isolation during addiction recovery. https://www.rehabvillage.org/overcoming-isolation-in-addiction-recovery/

Sleep Problems and Addiction. Article on the sleep issues caused by different types of addiction. https://www.tuck.com/addiction-and-sleep/

Substance Abuse in College. Article on recognizing and addressing substance abuse in students. https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/substance-abuse-in-college

Treatment Centers. Compare drug and alcohol rehab centers. https://www.consumeraffairs.com/health/drug-and-alcohol-rehab-centers/

Religious and Inspirational

Hannah’s Prayer Ministries. Christian support for fertility challenges or the loss of a child. http://www.hannah.org/

National Office of Post Abortion Reconciliation and Healing. Religious-afilliated organization providing support. http://www.noparh.org/

Open ARMs. Online Bible counseling for those healing from abortion. http://www.oaim.org/

Children and Grief

Helping Grieving Children. Information on helping a child cope with grief and loss. https://www.vitas.com/resources/grief-and-bereavement/helping-grieving-children

KIDSAID website for children. http://kidsaid.com/

Raindrop. A cartoon story that explains death to children. http://iul.com/raindrop/

Keepsakes and Remembrances

A Place to Remember. Offers cards, baby books, ornaments and jewelry designed to remember your baby. http://www.aplacetoremember.com

Comfort Baskets. Baskets filled with items that help the healing process begin. http://www.comfortbaskets.com/

Craft Designs for You. Offers free cross stitch samplers to commemorate your baby. http://www.craftdesigns4you.com/memory.htm

International Star Registry. Name a star in your baby’s honor. http://www.starregistry.com/

Jewelry Keepsakes. Specializes in memorial jewelry. http://www.jewelrykeepsakes.com

LaBelle Dame: Offers a nice selection of handmade miscarriage & infant loss jewelry.  http://www.labelledame.com/miscarriage-infant-loss.html

Once Upon a Name. Offers a selection of Mother’s rings and bracelets and baby’s name art. http://www.onceuponaname.com/

Scrapbooking & Memorial Albums. Information and ideas for creating a memorial album after loss. https://www.scrapbook.com/articles/after-loss

Depression

American Psychiatric Associationhttp://www.psych.org/

American Psychological Associationhttp://www.apa.org

Clean House Clean Mind. Article on the mental health benefits of de-cluttering. https://www.smartvacuums.co.uk/mind-boosting-benefits-of-organised-home/

Mental Health Diagnosis Can Be Empowering. An article addressing the positive aspects of a mental health diagnosis. https://www.jenreviews.com/mental-health-diagnosis/

Mental Health Resources Guide. http://www.onlinecolleges.net/for-students/mental-health-resources.

Mental Health Resources for college students. https://online.maryville.edu/blog/mental-health-resources-for-college-students/

National Alliance for the Mentally Illhttp://nami.org

National Depressive and Manic Depressive Associationhttp://www.dbsalliance.org/

National Institute of Mental Healthhttp://www.nimh.nih.gov

One Class. Article and resources for college students fighting depression and ways to help a friend with depression. https://oneclass.com/blog/premium/131428-depression-in-college-students-20-coping-mechanisms.en.html

RehabInfo.Net. http://www.rehabinfo.net/

Treatment Facility Locator. http://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/

Infertility

Fertility Plus. Information written by patients for patients. http://www.pinelandpress.com/toc.html

INCIID. Infertility information and support. http://www.inciid.org

IVF. Article covering IVF and heath insurance coverage.  https://www.growingfamilybenefits.com/what-health-insurance-covers-ivf-treatments/

IVF Authority. General information and IVF resourceshttps://www.ivfauthority.com/  

Your Fertility Friend. General information about IVF. https://yourfertilityfriend.com/ivf-process/

General Grief

American Hospice Foundation. Information about returning to work while grieving. Note that this is a general article (not specific to miscarriage), but valuable.  https://americanhospice.org/the-bereaved-employee-returning-to-work/

Crisis, Grief & Healing. Information and resources for men and women in grief. http://www.webhealing.com/

Grief and Mental Health. Information on identifying when grief has become a mental health issue. https://www.healthyplace.com/blogs/recoveringfrommentalillness/2016/03/when-bereavement-becomes-a-mental-health-issue/

Grief Net. Collection of resources and email chat groups. http://griefnet.org/

Grief Watch. Information and resources for bereaved families and professional caregivers. http://www.griefwatch.com/

Words of Sympathy for the Loss of a Child. Numerous options for sympathy messages and support for those who have suffered the loss of a child. https://www.sympathymessageideas.com/words-of-sympathy-for-loss-of-child/

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