Infant Loss Resources


Website Resources
Here are some on-line resources that you might find useful.


Book Resources
Here are some books which might be of help to you.

  • Empty Cradle, Broken Heart: Surviving the Death of Your Baby by Deborah Davis
  • Coping with Infertility, Miscarriage, and Neonatal Loss: Finding Perspective and Creating Meaning by Amy Wenzel
  • Couple Communication after a Baby Dies: Differing Perspectives by Sherokee Ilse & Tim Nelson
  • Empty Arms: Coping after Miscarriage, Stillbirth or Infant Death by Sherokee Ilse
  • Always Within: Griving the Loss of Your Infant by Melissa L. Eshleman
  • Good Grief by Samantha Brennan
  • A Gift of Time: Continuing Your Pregnancy When Your Baby's Life is Expected to Be Brief by Amy Kuebelbeck & Deborah Davis
  • Healing a Father's Grief by William Schatz,
  • Healing Together: for Couples Whose Baby Dies by Marcie Lister & Sandra Lovell
  • Healing Your Grieving Heart after Stillbirth: 100 Practical Ideas for Parents and Families by Alan Wolfelt & Raelynn Maloney
  • Life Touches Life: a Mother's Story of Stillbirth and Healing by Lorraine Ash,
  • Loving and Letting Go: for Parents Who Decided to Turn Away from Aggressive Medical Intervention for their Critically Ill Newborns by Deborah Davis
  • Remembering Our Angels: Personal Stories of Healing from a Pregnancy Loss by Hannah Stone
  • They Were Still Born: Personal Stories about Stillbirth, edited by Janet Atlas
  • When a Baby Dies: the Experience of Late Miscarriage, Stillbirth & Neonatal Death by J. Kohner & R. Henley
  • When a Grandchild Dies: What to Do, What to Say, How to Cope by Nadine Galinsky
  • When Hello Means Goodbye: a Guide for Parents by Schweibert & Kirk
  • You Are Not Alone: Love Letters from Loss Mom to Loss Mom by Emily Long
  • Ghostbelly by Elizabeth Heineman


Books for Children

  • Am I Still a Sister? By Alicia Sims (ages 2-6)
  • The Baby Project by Sarah Ellis (ages 10 to 14)
  • The Fall of Freddie the Leaf: a Story of Life for All Ages. By Leo Buscaglia, (all ages)
  • My Always Sister: Coloring Book. Found through A Place to Remember (ages 3-7)
  • No New Baby: for Boys and Girls Whose Expected Sibling Dies by Marilyn Gryte, (ages 4-8)
  • Someone Came Before You by Pat Schweibert, (ages 2-6)
  • Something Happened: a Book for Children and Parents Who Have Experienced a Pregnancy Loss by Cathy Blanford (ages 2-6) 
  • We Were Gonna Have a Baby, But We Had an Angel Instead  by Pat Schwiebert