The Chaplaincy team at The
Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is holding its annual baby memorial service at
3pm on Saturday 13 October 2018 in the Chapel on C level of Rotherham Hospital.
The memorial service, which
will last around 25 minutes, is offered as a time for reflection and mutual
support for bereaved parents and their families.
It will be both multi-faith
and non-religious and will include the opportunity to light a candle in memory.
For those unable to attend, a candle can be lit on their behalf.
Bereaved parents will also
have the opportunity to have a personal conversation with a member of the
Chaplaincy team in a separate area. Refreshments will be provided after the
Due to the nature of the
service, it has proved helpful to others that children do not attend, however
advice and support can be offered for bereavement issues affecting children.
Those wishing to attend are
asked to contact the Chaplaincy team by Monday 8 October providing their name
and the number of people attending. The team can be contacted by: