Organizations and Services

This is a very small list of the organizations and services which we know are available. There are also a few links to organizations within specific dioceses below. We are always open to suggestions for additions to this page.

If there is nothing listed for your diocese, but you would like to know what is offered, contact your diocese’s office of marriage and family life.






Web-based and General Services

These services are typically available to anyone. Travel may or may not be required, depending on your location.

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Diocese of Des Moines, Iowa

  • Joel and Lisa Schmidt are actively developing an infant loss support structure for the diocese. See what they’ve found and help them build more.

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Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Diocese of Winona, Minnesota

  •  IRIS (Infants Remembered In Silence) offers many services to those families dealing with the loss of a child during pregnancy or infancy.

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Diocese of Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Be Not Afraid provides “comprehensive, practical, and peer-based support to parents experiencing a prenatal diagnosis and carrying to term.”

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