Petals’ counselling programme is unique – it has been specifically designed and developed to meet the needs of parents who have suffered pregnancy complications, the loss of a pregnancy or the death of a baby. The counsellors are experts in this field, and have years of experience between them of counselling people after all types of baby loss. The charity is working towards providing a nationwide specialist counselling service for parents affected by any of the following:

Poor pregnancy diagnosis
Neonatal loss
Antenatal anxiety following a previous loss/losses

It is also working to mainstream specialist baby loss counselling so that it is included with best practice in all UK maternity settings