Our events during BLAW2021

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Random Acts of Kindness

You've been mugged

If you are given one of our mugs filled with our 'merch' please accept with our thanks, these are being given out to random people by our committee members and are designed to raise awarenss of baby loss and our group and the services we offer.

 

Our events during BLAW2021

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Sponsored Memory Walk

Saturday 9th October 2021, 11am

Please visit our events page to read all about our memory walk with details on how to registar.

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Cumnock Funeralcare
Annual Baby Memorial Service

Saturday 16th October 2021, 11am

Please visit our events page to read all about the Memorial Service

 

What is BLAW 2021?

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2021

Baby Loss Awareness Week runs from 9th to 15 October and is now in it's 19th year.  The main aims of the week are:

Remembrance

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Raising Awareness

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Driving Change

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Join In

Join us in turning Ayrshire Pink & Blue, light a candle on the 15th and/or hold a ribbon event

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Turn Ayrshire Pink & Blue

From landmarks, public buildings, shops and homes

We ask each year for as many places as possible to light up pink & blue to remember all babies lost and show support to all bereaved families.  If you are lighting up Pink & Blue this year, please send us your pictures.

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Wave of Light

Join the global #WaveOfLight

Unite with other bereaved familes all across the world.  Light a candle in memory of your wee one at 7pm on 15th October, then if you choose post a photo on your social media.
#WaveOfLight #ABLS

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Ribbon Remembrance

How to get involved

Perhaps your local library, doctor’s surgery, hospital or workplace would be happy to host a remembrance wall/tree and display for Baby Loss Awareness Week. Get permission to have your display during 9 – 15 October.

Or use your own windows at home, make you own ribbons and use to decorate or download the ribbon and bunting template, print and cut out the ribbons and use them to decorate your display

 

Let us know

Get in touch if you would like anything added to our BLAW map.  Click on the top left corner icon to select previous years.