Latest News

  • 20 Oct 2014: Live Chat tonight +

    Our Parent Supporters will be available on Monday 20th October and Thursday 23rd October to support you following a pregnancy loss. WA: 4:30-6:30pm NT: 6:00-8:00pm QLD: 6:30-8:30pm SA: 7:00-9:00pmVIC, TAS, NSW, Read More
  • 19 Oct 2014: Miscarriage, Infertility & Weightloss +

    A newcomer to Sands blog, Shanelle shares her experience of infertility, weight loss and a miscarriage. Follow the link here to view Shanelle's blog Read More
  • 15 Oct 2014: Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day Service. NSW +

    The Woronora Cemetery, NSW will be holding a special Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day Service on Wednesday 15th October commencing at 6.15 pm.  Sands National Council supports this event Read More
  • 15 Oct 2014: Sands Australia National Council appoint CEO +

    Sands Australia National Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Andre Carvalho as Chief Executive Officer.  Andre comes to Sands Australia with wide experience in the not for profit Read More
  • 5 Oct 2014: Daylight Savings & times for Live Chat +

    On Sunday 5th October Daylight Savings times start in some states across Australia. The Sands online live chat support times will now vary across the States. Live chat is available Read More
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Awareness, Support & Understanding

Each year in Australia, approximately 150,000 couples experience reproductive loss; about 147,000 experience a miscarriage, 1,750 babies are stillborn and about 850 babies die in the first 28 days after birth. Sands promotes awareness, parent support and understanding following the death of a baby (occurring any time from conception through to newborn).

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