December 5, 2013
The holidays can be a particularly difficult time when you are grieving. In honor of our babies this holiday season, we will be hosting a Candlelight Remembrance Ceremony on December 9, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. at our office: 264 Amity Road, Suite 211, Woodbridge, CT 06525. All are welcome to attend, and you may bring something to share, if you like. We encourage everyone to RSVP to Melissa Kish at firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of your baby (or babies) so all of our babies can be included in the ceremony. We look forward to joining together in remembrance with you.
December 3, 2013
Would you like to help support our Burial Assistance program while spending an evening with the Hygeia community? Please join us on December 4, 2013, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at our office (264 Amity Road, Suite 211, Woodbridge, CT 06525) to help us decorate wreaths in support of Andrew House Healthcare’s 5th Annual Festival of Wreaths, which will benefit the Kelly Ryan Foundation and our Burial Assistance program. Everyone is welcome to spend some time decorating together over snacks and drinks. You are welcome to bring any craft supplies and decorations you think might come in handy. An RSVP to Melissa Kish at email@example.com would be helpful, though it is not required. We hope to see you on December 4th!
December 2, 2013
We warmly invite you to join us tonight, December 2nd, for our Subsequent Pregnancy support group meeting at 7:00 p.m. at our office: 264 Amity Road, Suite 211, in Woodbridge, CT. This group addresses the concerns of parents who are thinking about trying to become pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or pregnant following the loss of a baby. New members are always welcome. We hope to see you tonight.
November 26, 2013
We are now accepting nominations for our 2014 Compassionate Care Award! The purpose of the Compassionate Care Award is to recognize and promote excellence in the care of families that have experienced the loss of a pregnancy or infant. All health care providers in the state of Connecticut are eligible to be nominated by anyone in our community. If a health care provider has been a wonderful source of compassion and support to you since the death of your baby, we hope you will nominate your provider.
To nominate someone for this award, please submit the following:
- The name of the person you are nominating.
- The nominee’s place of work.
- The nominee’s contact information (a work phone number is fine).
- Your response to the following: “Please tell us how this nominee has provided excellent care to a family that has lost a pregnancy or infant.”
Nominations must be received by December 1, 2013. You may e-mail your nomination to firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can submit it through our Contact page. We look forward to receiving your nomination!
November 25, 2013
We warmly invite you to join us tonight, November 25th, at one of two Pregnancy and Infant Loss support group meetings:
One group will meet at 7:00 p.m. at our office: 264 Amity Road, Suite 211, Woodbridge, CT.
Another group will meet at 7:30 p.m. at our new location in Fairfield County: the United Methodist Church at 165 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT. This group has moved from its old location in Westport, CT.
Whether you have never attended a support group meeting before, haven’t attended in awhile, or are a current attendee, please come tonight to connect with other bereaved women and men like you. We hope to see you tonight.