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First 1001 Days COVID-19 Statement

 CHARITIES CALL ON GOVERNMENT TO TAKE URGENT ACTION TO KEEP BABIES SAFE Today, over 40 leading mental health, family and children’s charities and professional bodies are calling on national and local decision makers to give urgent attention to the wellbeing of babies,...

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Statement from Petals on COVID-19

Here at Petals we understand the concerns that many bereaved parents, and healthcare professionals currently have about what the coronavirus outbreak will mean for the delivery of Petals’ baby loss counselling service, given that it relies so heavily on face to face...

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New Petals service opens at St Thomas’ Hospital, London

Petals has launched a new baby loss counselling service in partnership with Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital Trust in London. From today, Petals counsellors will be able to support bereaved parents who experience the loss of a baby at St Thomas’ hospital by helping...

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Fundraising evening – Laura Warner

Laura and husband Sam, from March Cambridgeshire, sadly suffered a miscarriage four years ago and at that time there was no support available where they lived. It wasn’t until a couple of years later Laura found out about Petals and decided that she wanted to help.  ...

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Andrew Judd’s Big 100k Challenge

After watching friends take on a 10k race, a throwaway comment about how easy it would be to run 10 races for charity suddenly became a reality. Little did he know but Andrew’s wife, Louise, took his comment seriously and created a Just Giving page and told family and...

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Cambridge Petals service reinstated

Since announcing the suspension of our Cambridge service, Petals has received a number of offers for financial support for which we are truly grateful. These offers have come from many different sources including generous individuals, trusts and companies who have all...

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Petals joins the Pregnancy and Baby Charities Network

Petals is delighted to announce that we have joined the Pregnancy & Baby Charities Network. The network represents UK charities whose purpose is to: Reduce the number of babies who die during pregnancy, birth or in the early weeks of life Reduce morbidity in...

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Petals launches its first ever Christmas cards!

This festive season, Petals is selling Christmas cards for the very first time. Two beautiful designs have been donated to the charity by Emily Hamilton Illustration and are now on sale via our shop. They come in bundles of 10 and have a gentle festive message inside,...

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Buildings lighting up pink and blue for BLAW

Over 260 buildings across the UK have been lighting up pink and blue for Baby Loss Awareness Week thanks to the collaborative efforts of the charities in the Baby Loss Awareness Alliance. Petals was delighted to contribute to this by organizing for several buildings...

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