24-hour Bereavement Support Line – 1300 308 307
SIDS and Kids provide a range of Bereavement Support Services for parents and families who have experienced the death of their baby or young child during pregnancy, birth, infancy and childhood up to 6 years of age. This includes experiences of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, termination, stillbirth, neonatal death and death of an infant of child from any cause.
Our support services are extensive and include face to face and telephone counselling, support groups, annual memorial services and a national 24 hour bereavement support line 1300 308 307.
Services are available to families and their support network free of charge.
SIDS and Kids provides the following support services:
- Counselling – face to face or telephone
- Support Groups and Coffee Mornings
- Memorial Services
- Bereavement Support Newsletters
- Support Literature
- Internet Forum
Bereavement Support Internet Forum
This is an internet message board for bereaved parents to chat, discuss particular issues and provide and receive support from other parents and counsellors from SIDS and Kids. To access the forum please Click Here.
Our support groups provide parents with the opportunity to share stories, thoughts and feelings with others who have had a similar experience. Contact SIDS and Kids at the Mount Gravatt Office to find out more information about times and dates for Support Groups.
For more information about our bereavement support services please phone 1300 308 307 or the local office during business hours 9.00am to 5.00pm (07) 3849 7122.