Empty Arms Bereavement

Supporting a Co-worker

When the hustle of a co-worker excited about their pregnancy or new baby turns to sadness, most friends and co-workers are unsure of how to support this bereaved parent in the work environment. What is appropriate? What to say, and what not to say? This document is written to help those who care to help the bereaved parent have a smooth transition back into the workplace after their baby has died.

Click here to download a PDF version of How to Support a Co-worker Whose Baby Has Died, written by the Founder and Director of Empty Arms Bereavement Support, Carol McMurrich.