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No two people experience such a loss in the same way. Our losses and circumstances differ. And yet, we have much in common.

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Subsequent Pregnancy Support meetings are provided to address the concerns of bereaved parents who have started or are thinking about starting another pregnancy.


DATE: Thursday, April 26, 2018
TIME: 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
LOCATION: Mission Oaks Hospital (cafeteria)
15891 Los Gatos Almaden Road
Los Gatos, CA

These meetings take place in the Mission Oaks Hospital cafeteria on the 4th Thursday of each month. We kindly ask that you RSVP to subsequent@handonline.org at least 24 hours in advance if you are planning to attend.
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HAND families and supporters -- we need your help!

Our longtime and beloved grief meeting facilitator, Nadine, has been doing both monthly meetings on her own for quite some time now. She very much needs an assistant to help set up and clean up, and to help run meetings alongside her. We just ask that the volunteer has experienced neonatal loss themselves and that they are at least a year past the date of their initial loss.

Can you help? Just a few hours a month would mean the world to us and to the parents who feel so alone in their grief.

If interested, please comment below, message us, or email us at volunteer@handonline.org

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We're pleased to launch our newly re-designed website www.handonline.org. We hope you'll find it's much easier to navigate and to find the content in which you're interested.

To coincide with the new website launch, we've also branched out on social media. You can now follow HAND on:

Facebook - fb.me/handonline
Twitter - twitter.com/hand_online
Instagram - www.instagram.com/hand_online

We look forward to connecting with you around the web.
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