Welcome to the SIDS Calgary Society web site. The purpose of this web site is
to offer information and support to the parents, families, friends, and health
care professionals of a baby whose death was classified as sudden and unexpected. Support services are provided free of charge.
Starting Regularly Scheduled
Peer Support Meetings!
When: 7pm, Tuesday, August 11, 2015.
It will be every second Tuesday of every second Month.
(Following support meeting dates for 2015: Oct 13,
Where: Good Earth
Café, located in Glenmore Landing - 1600 90th Avenue SW. (2nd Floor).
Free parking and no expectation of a purchase. ((map)
Who: Ashley France
will be your contact person for the Peer Support Meetings. She may be
reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone or text at
Why: We want to once again
make peer support available to those that have experienced the death of an
infant that has been classified as suddend and unexpected (e.g. SIDS, SUID,
SUDI, etc). These meetings offer a
safe place to come to talk and share with others that can relate to what you may
be going through or have gone through in the past surrounding the loss of your
Youu do not have to RSVP if you wish to attend.
Please feel free to just show up and
chat or just listen.
If this date does not work for you or
peer support is not a fit at this time, please know that our meetings will
always be open for you to join in at any time. After the meeting in June, the next meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.
Other Upcoming Support Programs:
6 week Grief Group for Loss of a Young Child
of a Sibling Group for children ages 5-12 at the same time
Wednesday evenings, September 9 - October 14, 2015 from 6-8pm at Rotary Flames
If you are interested in these other programs, please contact:
Grief Support Coordinator- Children's Hospice and Palliative Care Service
SIDS Calgary Society's Mission Statement
Our society is dedicated to:
providing comprehensive support to SIDS families
representing the interests of SIDS parents
educating health care professionals and the public
raising funds for this work and SIDS research
24 Hr Hotline
403-265 SIDS (265-7437)
Our Mailing Address
SIDS Calgary Society
P.O. Box 50087
Marlborough Postal Outlet
Email us at:
We would like to acknowledge and thank Robin Albright for providing his artistic
talent and time while creating our new logo in 2002. Robin's company is Two
Birds, One Stone Design & Finished Art Inc.