Browse these articles for advice, resources, and support offered by PSP members, and also visit this grief resources page from Bereaved Families of Ontario for websites, books, videos, podcasts, and meditations to help you or someone close to you through a difficult time.

Note: For folks ages 21–45 who have experienced loss, our members have recommended The Dinner Party, which provides virtual community gatherings aiming to combat the isolation that comes with being among the first in your peer group to lose a parent, sibling, partner, child, or close friend. In particular, The Buddy System can help you pair up with someone who has experienced a loss similar to your own.


Encouragement after Multiple Miscarriages

Encouragement for someone who has had more than one miscarriage.

Advice for after a miscarriage

 Summary of what to do for a dear friend who miscarried in her second trimester.

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Support for the Loss of a Partner

PSP members have shared resources and words of solidarity for those going through the death of a life partner.


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Helping Others Through Tough Times

It really sucks when a friend is going through something incredibly challenging like an illness, miscarriage/still born, or the death of a family member. You want to help but don't know how. Here are suggestions from Park Slope Parents about ways to help others.

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Support for Ending a Wanted Pregnancy

Resources, reading, and wisdom for parents who choose to terminate a pregnancy due to medical complications.

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Support for the Loss of a Newborn (Perinatal Loss)

Our PSP members have shared resources to help you manage the pain of losing a newborn. 


Books About Grief

A PSP member asks: "The memorial is next week. The social worker recommended I peruse the book store for books on grief. Does anyone have any books on grief to recommend?"

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Support Available for Miscarriage, Bereavement and Loss

From support groups and organizations to websites dedicated to the loss of a baby, here are some folks who can help you through these difficult times.

To view resources for perinatal loss and stillbirth specifically: Support for Perinatal Loss

To view resources for those ending a wanted pregnancy: Support for Ending a Wanted Pregnancy

To view more wisdom from PSP members: Advice for after a miscarriage