Posted: October 2016
The Miscarriage Association says, "Babyloss Awareness Week is held annually from October 9 to 15. Involving twenty-one pregnancy and baby loss charities in the UK, it's a special opportunity to mark the brief lives of babies lost in pregnancy or soon after birth.
We know that it's not always easy to talk about these losses. A lot of people tell us that they wouldn't know what to say. However, last year when we asked women and men who had experienced a loss to share the helpful things that their friends and family had said, one thing that we realised is that for many, what was said wasn't so important as the fact that someone had listened.
This year, during Babyloss Awareness Week, the Miscarriage Association and our supporters want to spread the message across the country and around that while pregnancy loss can be a very upsetting experience, it doesn't have to be a lonely one. We're here to listen."
To go to their website, click here.
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
Christian Aid's Chief Executive, Amanda Khozi Mukwashi, is travelling to Washington DC and New York for a series of high level meetings at the World Bank and Finance for Development conference respectively, where she will be promoting the cause of the world's poorest.Amanda will be arguing that the global economic system is broken at the World Bank Spring meetings in Washington DC from...
We live in uncertain times. Does faith in Jesus transform the world for us? How can faith change how we love and understand our neighbours? The time between the first Easter and Pentecost was a time of uncertainty when the disciples were left asking, "What does all this mean?" Life is an uncertain endeavour and our faith in the risen Jesus involves ongoing discovery, which takes time...
This evening at 7.30pm, we have our Maundy Thursday service. Tomorrow's Good Friday service is at 10.00am.Easter Sunday begins with Easter Breakfast at 9.00am for those who have pre-booked. Tickets are £5.50. Ask Derek or Lynn Bernstone about remaining availability on Aylesbury 420817. All proceeds will go to London's Whitechapel Mission and their work with the...