Family Experience

EXPERIENCE OF FAMILIES

 

For most parents, expecting a new child is a happy and exciting time. As they anxiously await their new arrival, parents may secretly hope for a boy or a girl, for blue eyes or brown eyes, for blonde hair or dark hair. But above all parents simply wish for their child to be healthy.

Being told “there’s something wrong with your baby” can be earth shattering for any parent. Suddenly, the feelings of excitement and anticipation turn to worry and fear. Even more so, when a baby is diagnosed with a condition that will shorten his or her life, the journey to parenthood can take an unexpected turn.

The experience of families is mixed and we are advocating that there is a consistency of care across all services and hospitals.

We will be sharing the experiences of families here. Would you like to share your experience too? If so, please fill in this form and we will publish your story. Thank you!

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Being told “there’s something wrong with your baby” can be earth shattering for any parent. Perinatal Hospice Care has to be developed

Journey

Perinatal Hospice Care is firstly a philosophy of care and an approach to medicine. READ MORE

Perinatal Care Team

Perinatal Hospice Care is not something that is delivered by one person or even one specialty. READ MORE

Support Organisations

This is where you can get help and support if you receive a diagnois for your baby READ MORE

Philosophy of Perinatal Care

Perinatal Hospice Care is a type of medical care, designed to care for those families who are given such heartbreaking news. READ MORE

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