Guernsey Sands Wristband – Adult

Price: £1.00

Guernsey Sands awareness wristbands feature our logo and website address.

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Guernsey Sands Wristband – Child

Price: £1.00

Guernsey Sands awareness wristbands feature our logo and website address.

Please contact us for further information.

Another pregnancy: After a late miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal birth

Price: FREE

Our booklet Another pregnancy? After a late miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal death covers essential topics such as: how soon to try to get pregnant again, how you may feel during the pregnancy, other people’s reactions, antenatal care, preparing for the birth, the birth itself, and afterwards.

Deciding about a funeral for your baby

Price: FREE

Deciding about a funeral for your baby is clearly explains the steps that need to be taken and choices that can be made if parents decide to have a funeral for their baby.

Deciding about a post mortem

Price: FREE

Our booklet Deciding about a Post Mortem Examination- Information for Parents contains all the facts you need to make an informed choice including timing, getting the results and other practical matters.

For family & friends – how you can help

Price: FREE

Many family members and friends are at a loss as to what to say or do when a baby dies. If you have a relative or friend whose baby has died you may be experiencing your own grief while worrying about how to support the parents and the rest of the family. You are welcome to use any of our support services including our helpline

Information and support for grandparents

Price: FREE

Our booklet Information and support for grandparents: When a grandchild dies before, during or shortly after birth covers the physical and emotional reactions to grief, dealing with other people’s reactions, how the parents might be feeling and offering and getting support.

Information for employers

Price: FREE

Our booklet Information for employers – Helping a bereaved parent return to work provides detailed guidance to ensure employers are equipped to deal sensitively and knowledgeably with a member of staff who has been through such an unimaginable trauma.

Long ago bereaved

Price: FREE

The death of a baby around the time of birth is a major bereavement that can have life-long effects on parents and their families. So it’s not surprising that we are often contacted by parents whose baby died many years ago, and who now want to talk about what happened and how they feel.

Mainly for fathers

Price: FREE

Our booklet Mainly for Fathers is based on what bereaved fathers have told us that they needed to know. It covers essential topics such as: the physical and emotional manifestations of grief, telling family and friends, creating memories and finding support.

Returning to work after the death of your baby

Price: FREE

Our booklet Returning to work after the death of your baby includes information on rights and benefits, advice on telling colleagues and techniques for managing emotions.

Saying goodbye to your baby

Price: FREE

Our booklet Saying Goodbye to your Baby contains all the information that you might need in the first few hours, days and weeks after your baby has died. It covers: how you might feel, telling family and friends, creating memories and more.

Sexual relationships after the death of a baby

Price: FREE

Our booklet Sexual relationships after the death of a baby acknowledges this sensitive subject.

Supporting children when a baby has died

Price: FREE

Children can be deeply affected when a baby dies. Our booklet Supporting children when a baby has died is written for parents, other family members and friends who have children of their own, teachers and anyone who comes into contact with a child whose baby brother or sister has died.

When a baby dies before labour begins

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Our booklet When a baby dies before labour begins contains the information that you and your partner might need if you have found out you find out that your baby has died before labour has started including: what happens next, your choices and what to expect when your baby is born.