Upcoming Events

Guernsey Sands April Community Meet - THIS EVENT IS NOW CANCELLED

Wednesday 15 April; 7.30 - 9.30pm / St Stephen's Community Centre Meeting Room

**In light of the Coronavirus and current lockdown, we have decided to cancel our April Community Meet. At present we won’t yet cancel our May event but will keep an eye on advice provided by the States of Guernsey and the Public Health Service. Our befrienders can still be contacted on [email protected] Thank you for your understanding.**

 

Guernsey Sands (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) has a local support group who can offer emotional support and practical help if your baby has died during late pregnancy, at birth or shortly afterwards.

Our friendly and relaxed monthly community meets are an opportunity for bereaved parents, relatives and close friends to meet with others who have been through a similar experience.

We aim to meet every month from 7.30pm-9.30pm. You are more than welcome to turn up on the day but if you wish, you can confirm your attendance by phone or email.

The April meet will be at St Stephen’s Community Centre Meeting Room on Wednesday 15th.

m: 07781 103435
e: [email protected]

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Guernsey Sands May Community Meet

Tuesday 12 May; 7.30 - 9.30pm / St Stephen's Community Centre Meeting Room

Guernsey Sands (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) has a local support group who can offer emotional support and practical help if your baby has died during late pregnancy, at birth or shortly afterwards.

Our friendly and relaxed monthly community meets are an opportunity for bereaved parents, relatives and close friends to meet with others who have been through a similar experience.

We aim to meet every month from 7.30pm-9.30pm. You are more than welcome to turn up on the day but if you wish, you can confirm your attendance by phone or email.

The May meet will be at St Stephen’s Community Centre Meeting Room on Tuesday 12th.

m: 07781 103435
e: [email protected]

Guernsey Sands June Community Meet

Wednesday 10 June; 7.30 - 9.30pm / St Stephen's Community Centre Meeting Room

Guernsey Sands (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) has a local support group who can offer emotional support and practical help if your baby has died during late pregnancy, at birth or shortly afterwards.

Our friendly and relaxed monthly community meets are an opportunity for bereaved parents, relatives and close friends to meet with others who have been through a similar experience.

We aim to meet every month from 7.30pm-9.30pm. You are more than welcome to turn up on the day but if you wish, you can confirm your attendance by phone or email.

The June meet will be at St Stephen’s Community Centre Meeting Room on Wednesday 10th.

m: 07781 103435
e: [email protected]

Guernsey Sands Lights of Love Service

Friday 4 December; 7.30 - 9.00pm / St Saviour's Church

Guernsey Sands is holding its annual Lights of Love service on Friday 4 December at St Saviour’s Church from 7.30pm.

This Christmas service is for all who have been deeply touched by the death of a child, at any age or stage of the child’s life and is an opportunity to honour the loved ones no longer with us, before we celebrate Christmas.

This candlelit service by Reverend Linda Le Vasseur includes Christmas carols, readings, musical entertainment, candle lighting, memorial roll call and tag hanging in honour of your loved lost one and a few momentoes of the evening followed by a light refreshment.

Children are welcome.
This is a multi-denominational service.

Memorial Roll Call/Name Tag
Please email [email protected] if you would like a tag hung in your absence and/or any baby names to be included in the memorial roll call.

Event Help/Readings
If you are interested in helping organise the event or would like to hear a specific reading or do a reading, please email [email protected]