SIDS and Kids SA provide bereavement support for individuals and families who experience the sudden and unexpected death of a baby or child up to and including age 6. This includes miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal deaths, SIDS, sudden onset illness and any other accidental death including motor vehicle accidents and drownings.
SIDS and Kids SA provide safe infant sleep guidelines and education for health professionals, childcare educators, new and expectant parents and grandparents and anyone who is involved in the care of babies and infants, such as foster parents and nannies.
Grief Education is a new initiative being offered by SIDS and Kids SA and is catered to address the signs, symptoms and offer a range of tools to help children through to adults.
WHAT WE DO
SIDS AND KIDS SA IS THE ONLY BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT ORGANISATION PROVIDING FREE PROFESSIONAL, ONGOING COUNSELLING FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIAN FAMILIES. WE DO NOT RECEIVE ANY FORM OF GOVERNMENT FUNDING AND RELY SOLELY ON THE SUPPORT OF THE COMMUNITY TO ENSURE OUR VALUABLE, LIFE SAVING SERVICES CONTINUE.