Monday, October 4, 2010

October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. My Forever Child has been donating the Always in My Heart lapel pins to numerous organizations that are distributing them to newly bereaved parents. We also make frequent monetary donations to our favorite pregnancy and infant loss charities in order to fund research and support to those touched by infant loss.

October 15th is the Worldwide Recognition Day. Please light a candle at 7pm on October 15th. Leave it burning for at least an hour, so that there will be a continuous wave of light around the globe in remembrance of our precious little ones, gone too soon.

To view a downloadable pdf brochure of Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Info, please visit

To view remembrance events taking place in your area, please visit has some great info about how you can spread awareness of pregnancy loss and miscarriage. Be sure to sign up for the email newsletter for all the latest articles. is a wonderful site in which Ellen DuBois answers letters of readers struggling with the grief of miscarriage and child loss.

PregnancyLoss.Info has a lot of great info on frequently asked questions regarding pregnancy loss.

October 15th You Tube Video Part 1 *Viewer Discretion is Advised*
October 15th You Tube Video Part 2 *Viewer Discretion is Advised*
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Videos
These videos are in memory of all angel babies gone too soon!
Please take the time to watch this and light a candle
for all angels on October 15th @ 7pm (your time zone)
Thanks to all the angel parents and Robyn Bear @
Video made by is an October 15th, National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day campaign. 2,000 women in the US alone lose a baby… every single day. Our goal is to raise $2,000 for the 2,000 women who lose a baby each day. Take a couple of minutes to upload your photo and donate $1 to their campaign.

Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss Resources- I have a large number of online resources listed here. I continuously add more as I discover them. Do you know of a website that should be listed here? Please list it in the comments section of this post, or use the Contact Us form Here.

In order to raise awareness during this special month (and beyond) I am running a new Free Giveaway each week in October, starting on Mondays and ending on Fridays. The giveaways will be run on our Facebook page, as that allows for the most flexibility and interaction with our "fans". If you haven't already done so, please head over to our Facebook page and click on the "Like" button on top. You'll be subscribed to all the latest happenings at My Forever Child.
Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Pearl Bracelet

Also, our pink and blue ribbon awareness jewelry is now 20% off for the entire month of October. Click here to visit our  Sale Page. Thank you for supporting our mission to bring acknowledgment and remembrance for our littlest angels, gone too soon.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I just wanted to say "Thank You". The pamphlet is wonderful ideas. Most people don't even know that it is Pregnancy and Infant loss awareness month.. I just wanted to let you know I appreciate your time in spreading the word.. Losing my son Christian was the worst time in my life and no one can know the pain I feel. ~Christina