Who are SANDS?
SANDS, Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society, supports parents and families through the experience of losing a baby. They are a national charity (registration 299679).
Cardiff and Newport Branch
At Cardiff and Newport SANDS, we hold monthly support meetings and fund support packs and memory boxes for bereaved parents at the 4 major hospitals in our area.
We are run entirely by volunteers, - bereaved parents themselves who’s aim is to try and help others going through similar tragedies we have experienced ourselves.
The next Cardiff and Newport SANDS next Support meeting is Thursday 25th June 2020. These are currently online.
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Thornhill memorial service - 28th June 2020 @ Thornhill Crematorium, Thornhill Road, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, CF14 9UA.
The Xander Coobs Memorial Darts Tournament - 4th September 2020. Further details to be anounced soon
Wave of Light 15th October 2020
Lights of Love Service - 4th December 2020, St Saviours Church, Splott, Cardiff.
Wave of Light Service
Short service to remember our babies as part of the International Wave of Light which marks the end of Babyloss Awareness Week - Thornhill Cemetery & Cardiff Crematorium, Thornhill Rd, CF14 9UA Cardiff @ 6:45pm
2019 SANDS Lights Of Love. Friday 6th December Lights of Love services are family friendly evenings of traditional carols, reading and musical performances. You can write a tag for the Christmas tree and halfway through the service we light candles in memory of our babies.Find out more >
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