September 15, 2007 is a date that changed my husband, Jeff, and my life forever. It was the day our daughter, Laura Caroline Fish, was born…and the day she died. After a pregnancy that got off to a rocky start, everything seemed to have turned our way and we were… Read more about 7 Ways to Find JOY and HOPE After Infant Loss
If there is one message I could impress upon NICU dads this Father’s Day it is this: Your family needs you. I know, I probably should have gone with something a little more Hallmark-ish, huh? It is unavoidable.. Your family needs you. I think back to the first moment that… Read more about Happy Father’s Day
Please visit https://www.nicuhelpinghands.org/nicuhelpinghands4thbirthday/ for more information on our Family Assistance Fund and our 4th Birthday Celebration.
It is hard to believe that it was only 6 weeks ago that the WFAA Channel 8 story about our Angel Gown Program went viral.The days have run together since then and what has happened not only in Fort Worth but across the country and the globe has left an… Read more about Supporting Bereaved Families….One Gown at a Time
Meet Mandy Gramkow….one of NICU Helping Hands bloggers and also the Parent Coordinator for our Topeka, Kansas NICU Mom CONNECT group. Mandy is mom to two beautiful, wonderful premature babies and recently she answered the question of what the reality of parenting a premature baby is like that was posed… Read more about The Reality of Parenting Premature Babies