Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day service, New South Wales
Chief Executive of SIDS and Kids, Associate Professor Leanne Raven, will be Keynote Speaker at a Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day service held in Sutherland, NSW, today.
October 15 is the annual day to remember Pregnancy and Infant Loss and is observed with remembrance ceremonies and candle-lighting memorials throughout the world.
A new giraffe memorial will be unveiled and balloons released to honour an estimated 750 or more babies laid to rest in unmarked public graves in the cemetery from 1895 to 1990. The service will conclude with a Wave of Light Candlelight Memorial.
The service will be held from 6.15pm at Karinya Garden, Woronora Cemetery, 121 Linden Street, Sutherland.