October 9th to 15th is Baby Loss Awareness Week. This is organised by a number of pregnancy and baby loss charities. It is a special opportunity to mark the brief lives of babies lost in pregnancy, or during or shortly after birth.
Doulas may play a role in supporting parents through pregnancy and baby loss. Doula UK supports Baby Loss Awareness Week 2014 and the work of pregnancy and baby loss organisations.
Michelle Every, Doula UK doula and facilitator of 'Supporting Every Birth' an interactive workshop for doulas looking at supporting both clients and themselves through all birth journeys including baby loss, said: . . . read more