String of Pearls offers hope for the journey to families faced with a fatal diagnosis for their unborn baby. The following are some of the practical ways String of Pearls will walk alongside a family:
Provide coordinated care by an experienced labor and delivery nurse with personal experience in perinatal loss.
Provide a liaison between the medical community by coordinating care with perinatologists, neonatologists, obstetricians, labor and delivery nurses, and chaplains.
Birth Plan Assitance
Offer suggestions in creating a birth plan that will express your wishes for your care as well as your baby.
Provide keepsake kit to be used before and after baby is born.
Provide information for funeral or memorial planning.
Provide anticipatory grief support.
Offer the support of another family who has walked this journey.
Give referrals to community resources, where available.
Offer follow-up support up to a year following delivery.
Since our founding, supporters have made it possible that each and every family receives the needed support for their journey. Join your legacy with ours and make a difference everyday with your donation.
We are honored to provide any family facing a fatal diagnosis with a beautiful package of treasures to be used before the baby is born and materials to help collect keepsakes after. Please email us below to request a package.
If you or someone you know is facing a fatal prenatal diagnosis, reaching out for help is the first but hardest step. String of Pearls will serve as a tangible reminder that you will not be alone as you walk this journey.