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Beautiful Video about Hope After Loss

Hope After Loss was recently featured on News 8, WTHN. Below is an excerpt of the feature, the video and a link to the full article on their website.

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– In 1988, President Reagan designated October as Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month. News 8’s Anne Craig shared her struggle with infertility and […]

By |January 28th, 2015|Front Page|0 Comments

Save the Date! Compassionate Care Awards Ceremony!

We are proud to announce that we will present our 2015 Compassionate Care Award to Jan Ferraro. Jan is a Childbirth Educator at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London, as well as at other locations throughout the state, including private one-on-one services.

The Hope After Loss Compassionate Care Award recognizes and promotes excellence in the […]

By |January 21st, 2015|Event|0 Comments

We are searching for… our new Executive Director!

The Hope After Loss Executive Board is very excited to announce the opening of the position for Executive Director. We invite qualified individuals to send a statement, resume, and three letters of reference to hiring@hopeafterloss.org. We look forward to adding a new, motivated, staff member to our team!
Executive Director (Part time position)
The Executive Director reports to […]

By |January 21st, 2015|Front Page|0 Comments

Hygeia Foundation becomes Hope After Loss

We are proud to announce that the Hygeia Foundation has a new name:

While our name has changed, our mission remains the same: to support the pregnancy and infant loss community. The butterflies in our new logo, which fly upward from loss toward hope, reflect the journey our community travels together.

Our programs and services also remain […]

By |January 17th, 2015|Front Page|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight, Claudia Esposito

Claudia Esposito, Support Group Facilitator & Vice President of our Board of Directors

Claudia Esposito has volunteered for Hope After Loss (formerly the Hygeia Foundation) since 2004. Claudia’s journey began sixteen years ago when she met Hygeia’s founder, Dr. Michael Berman, on the night she found out her twins had died. After having suffered a previous […]

By |January 17th, 2015|Front Page, Volunteer Spotlight|0 Comments

Being kind to ourselves this holiday season

The holidays are a difficult time to face after losing a baby. Sometimes, traditions that were often exciting to look forward to seem unimaginable, painful and maybe even hurtful. We understand these feelings because whether this is your first holiday season or your 50th without your baby, there are always such intense feelings of grief […]

By |January 17th, 2015|Front Page|0 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight, Brooke Hopkins

Brooke Hopkins,
Founder & President of the Kelly Ryan Foundation

The Kelly Ryan Foundation was created nineteen months ago after our youngest daughter, Kelly, was stillborn. I was in labor at 39 weeks when my doctor looked me in the eye and said, “There is no heartbeat.” Up until that day I had a normal, textbook pregnancy.

Kelly had a […]

By |January 17th, 2015|Front Page, Volunteer Spotlight|0 Comments