We are truly sorry if you find yourself in need of this list of resources. Please know that we are as committed to your grief journey as we are to your funeral/memorial preparations. Feel free to explore these links or simply contact us.
If you live in or near Wichita, KS you may benefit from one of these resources:
Bridget’s Cradles • Provides hand-made knitted and crocheted cradles to hospitals to offer to families whose babies were born into Heaven in the second trimester of pregnancy.
Child of My Heart • A Catholic based ministry for parents who have suffered a miscarriage, stillbirth or struggle with infertility. Meets the 2nd Monday of every month.
Compassionate Friends – Sunflower Chapter • Men and women who have lost a child at any age for any reason. They meet the 1st Thursday of each month 7:00 pm at Central Community Church (Suite 220), 6100 W Maple St, Wichita, KS 67209-2131
Glory Babies • A ministry that walks with women through the journey of miscarriage, stillbirth, and infertility. Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of every month at Central Christian Church, 2900 N. Rock Road, Wichita, KS 67226
HopeNet • Provides a network of HOPE to those in crisis, through counseling and coaching services. They partner with over 400 community agencies, churches and individuals to create a support system for clients in crisis.
K.I.D.S. • The mission of the KIDS Network is to serve those who are or may be touched by the tragedy of infant death and SIDS.
Kidzcope • Offers a variety of support groups, programs and workshops to help children and families struggling with the death of a loved one.
Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep • Provides the gift of remembrance photography for parents suffering the loss of a baby.
Many people enjoy readily available information and peer group chat forums that are available on the internet. Here are few we recommend:
- Bridget’s Cradles
- Faces of Loss
- Held Your Whole Life
- M.I.S.S. Foundation
- Naomi’s Circle
- Share Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support, Inc.