Mourning parents

Death cannot take away what you own deep within your heart.

Preparing to say goodbye...

Trauer 1
  • take the time you need to say goodbye
  • involve the child’s siblings and help them say goodbye
  • inform family members (e.g. grandparents, aunts, uncles…)
  • get in touch with a grief companion/pastor/your religious community
  • Emergency baptism, anointing of the sick
  • make handprints and footprints to keep as mementos
  • keep a lock of hair as a memento
  • bath your child and dress them
  • take photos

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