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What is Perinatal Hospice?


Birth Plans


  • The stillbirthday doula supports families experiencing birth, enduring bereavement, and facing any event where birth & bereavement may meet.
  • Zanna’s Hope Bereavement Birth Services

The Do’s and Don’t of Grief Support


  • Holding On To Hope, Nancy Guthrie
  • Waiting with Gabriel: A Story of Cherishing a Baby’s Life, Amy Kuebelbeck
  • Empty Cradle, Broken Heart: Surviving the Death of Your Baby, Deborah L. Davis
  • Fly Away Home: For Bereaved Parents who Turned Away from Aggressive Medical Intervention for Their Critically Ill Child, Deborah L. Davis
  • Loving and Letting Go: For Bereaved Parents who Decided to Turn Away from Aggressive Medical Intervention for Their Critically Ill Newborn, Deborah L. Davis
  • Stillbirth, Yet Still Born, Deborah L. Davis
  • Losing Malcolm, Carol Henderson
  • Experiencing Grief, H. Norman Wright
  • Spirit Babies: How to Communicate with the Child You’re Meant to Have, Walter Makichen
  • Angels In My Heart, Kathleen Olowin
  • Mending Invisible Wings: Healing From the Loss of Your Baby, Mary Burgess
  • When Pregnancy Follows a Loss: Preparing for the Birth of Your New Baby, Joann M. O’Leary, PhD, Clare Thorwick, RN
    NOTE: Tammi has a copy of this book in her lending library

For Children

  • Always My Twin, Valerie R. Samuels
  • Isabelle’s Dream: A Story and Activity Journal for a Child’s Grief Journey, BB Arenella
  • Something Happened: A Book for Children and Parents who have Experienced Pregnancy Loss, C. Blanford
  • Where’s Jess? For Children Who Have a Brother or Sister Die, M. Johnson
  • Gentle Willow: A Story for Children About Dying, J.C. Mills
  • We Were Gonna Have a Baby, But We Had an Angel Instead, P. Schwiebert

For Fathers

  • A Guide for Fathers: When a Baby Dies, Tim Nelson

For Grandparents

  • Forgotten Tears, a Grandmothers Journey through Grief, Nina Bennett
  • Grandparents Cry Twice: Help for Bereaved Grandparents, Mary Lou Reed

Position Statements


Perinatal Hospice