Parent Support Groups
|National Self-Help Clearinghouse
CUNY Graduate Center, 1206A
33 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036
Provides the best means of finding national self-help, mutual-aid groups.
|SHARE, c/o Sister Jane Marie Lamb
Saint John's Hospital
800 East Carpenter Street
Springfield, IL 62769
(217) 544-6464, ext. 5275|
Provides a list of national groups for parents who have experienced miscarriage,
stillbirth, or newborn loss.
|The Compassionate Friends, Inc.
PO Box 3696
Oak Brook, IL 60522-3696
Provides a list of self-help groups for bereaved parents who can help each other after
the loss of an infant or an older child.
|Pregnancy-Loss Peer-Support Program
National Council of Jewish Women (New York Section)
9 East 69th Street
New York, NY 10021 (212) 535-5900, ext. 16|
A nonsectarian support service for parents who have suffered pregnancy loss or
stillbirth. Parent support groups meet weekly for 6 weeks and are facilitated by
trained volunteers who have also experienced pregnancy loss. Telephone counseling
is also available.