Awareness Walk 2015 – Save the Date

This year’s Awareness Walk will be held on Sunday September 13, 2015. Please mark your calendars! We will send out more details as we get closer to the date. To receive regular updates about the walk and our other events, email getintouch@still-lifecanada.ca to join our mailing list, ‘like’ our facebook page, or follow us on […]

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Dr. Lynn Farrales – Making an Impact

We invite you to take a few moments to watch this video produced by the North American Primary Care Research Group.  Dr. Lynn Farrales, Still Life Canada’s founding President and Research Chair explains why community based participatory research is important and the impact it is having on our community.  We are proud to be a part of the research […]

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Interview with Ghostbelly Author

Interview for Still Life Canada, with Elizabeth Heineman, author of Ghostbelly Interviewed by Jennifer Douglas, of Still Life Canada, between August 2014 and February 2015. My daughter Anja was stillborn January 14, 2012. Three years later, I experience grief and process her death in a much different manner than I did in the first days, […]

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Annual General Meeting 2015

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This year’s AGM is upon us! Can you believe a year has already passed since the last AGM? Same location as last year but in a different room! Please join us: Date: Sunday, February 15, 2015. Time: 10am – 12pm Location: Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Yaletown, Vancouver BC. — Arts & Crafts Room, […]

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What needs to be done to prevent stillbirth and improve care? Survey for parents, community members and care providers.

The International Stillbirth Alliance (ISA) is working on the follow-up to the 2011 Lancet Stillbirth Series.  As part of the follow-up, the ISA would like to hear from care providers, parents, and general community members in high-income countries about what needs to be done to prevent stillbirth and improve care for families who have a […]

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Save the date! Friday October 2, 2015

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Still Life Canada is excited to announce that we will be hosting the ISA (International Stillbirth Alliance) Annual Conference in 2015.  Further details will be announced early in 2015.  

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3rd Annual Stillbirth & Neonatal Death Awareness Walk

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3rd Annual Stillbirth & Neonatal Death Awareness Walk   When: Sunday September 7, 2014, 11am – 1pm, rain or shine. Where: Meet at covered picnic area, Central Park, Burnaby, BC. Enter from Kingsway, near Swangard Stadium. Free parking. Click here for map. What: Memorializing our babies, update from SLC research team, walk around 12:00pm, followed by light […]

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Ghostbelly & the Red Sling

As a feminist who has spent half of my life advocating for social justice, my senses are primed to search out those who are like-minded.  In a world where stillbirth is stigmatized, often referred to as just a  “pregnancy loss” and affects those in resource-poor communities the most,  I search for other mothers who, like […]

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Summer BBQ 2014!

Please join us for a potluck BBQ! This is an opportunity for bereaved families and their friends to come together in mutual support in a casual environment. Everyone welcome! When: Sunday July 6, 2014, 11am – 2pm Where: Queen Elizabeth Park picnic area, Vancouver, BC (map here: http://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/map-of-queen-elizabeth-park.aspx). Look for the picnic table symbol at the north end of […]

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