When you are dealing with the pain of infertility, or a tragedy like the loss of an infant, we encourage you to reach out to a local support group, confide in close friends or family, or seek the help from an infertility counselor. No one should have to go through something like this alone. The more you can find support during this difficult time the better.
Infant Loss & Miscarriage Support Groups in Arizona:
The Pregnancy and Infant Loss (PAIL) Support Group Pregnancy and infant loss support group at Banner Thunderbird.
Group meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center (5555 W Thunderbird Rd, Glendale). There is no cost to attend. Register online at or call 602-230-CARE (2273). Call for location or check calendar at hospital information desk. For questions and more information, please contact Bailey Hatch, RNC at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Compassionate Friends – Phoenix Westside Chapter Provides grief support after the loss of a child.
Group meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church (4102 W Union Hills Dr., Glendale). For more information, contact the Chapter Phone Line at 480-316-9098 or email email@example.com.
The Compassionate Friends – Greater Phoenix Chapter Provides grief support after the loss of a child.
Group meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at Church of the Beatitudes (555 W Glendale Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021). For more information, contact Diane by phone at 602-631-9256 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bereaved Parents Support Group (MISS Foundation) Support group for parents who have lost a child at any age.
Group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm at Franciscan Renewal Center (5802 E Lincoln Dr., Scottsdale). Contact Kelli Montgomery at MISS Foundation for more information.
Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group Support group for those who have experienced the loss of a pregnancy through miscarriage, stillbirth, ectopic pregnancy, and neonatal death. Group meets the first Thursday of the month from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at HonorHealth in the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center – 1st Floor Education Center (10460 N 92nd St., Scottsdale). There is no cost to attend, and walk-ins are welcome. For more information, please call 480-323-3413.
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We know that losing a child under any circumstance is heartbreaking and unbearable. The therapists here at Biltmore Psychology and Counseling specialize in grief and loss. You can read about our team and call the our office with any questions you might have.
We’re located in the Biltmore area of Phoenix, AZ. Call us today at (480) 999-7070.
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