Aims & Objectives
To provide support to bereaved parents, families and anyone affected by baby loss, through support meetings, email, message, and telephone contact.
To provide support using trained befrienders; such befrienders to have undergone a suitable befriender training programme, as deemed by ABLS, and to be authorised to act as befrienders on behalf of ABLS.
To provide access to bereavement counselling, following assessment, for those who may require further support following a baby loss.
To offer support to Healthcare Professionals by working collaboratively to improve and enhance professional practice with bereaved parents.
To raise funds on behalf of ABLS group to support/improve bereavement care.
Area we cover
We cover all Ayrshire and link with Ayrshire Maternity Unit/ Bereavement Team staff.
However, if you live outside of Ayrshire we will still strive to help in any way we can, or try to signpost you in the right direction, so please do not hesitate to contact us.