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Remembering 9/11 and Responding to Sudden Unexpected Loss

Sudden, unexpected loss leaves a heavy burden for those left behind. We are often left with questions, unresolved issues, and a range of emotions. While no form of grief is particularly easy to process, the unanticipated loss of a loved one can disrupt the normal...

Youth Suicide Prevention + Resources

Adolescence is a time of growth and new milestones, as well as a critical period of transition and change in terms of mental, physical, and social health. However, transitions like this can spark mental health challenges that can be associated with increased risk for...

Walk In Sunshine Receives Grant From Enterprise Holdings Foundation

Walk In Sunshine received a generous $1,000 grant from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation. This donation will assist Walk In Sunshine in providing additional financial assistance for families who have lost a child here in New Jersey.    The Enterprise Holdings...
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Our New Website is LIVE

Welcome to Walk In Sunshine. We are so honored and humbled to be a resource that continues to see hundreds of unique visitors each month to our website. Founded in Westfield in 2018, Walk In Sunshine is a best-in-class website for grieving parents to find the...
Talking About Twin Loss

Talking About Twin Loss

The death of Christiano Ronaldo’s baby boy twin has garnered the sympathy of fans and followers around the world. On Monday, April 18th, he announced via a social media post that his newborn son had passed away. “Only the birth of our baby girl gives us the strength...
5 Most Common Pediatric Cancers

5 Most Common Pediatric Cancers

Pediatric cancer is one of the scariest diagnoses a parent can hear. While advancements in medicine have contributed to higher survival rates, pediatric cancer is the leading cause of death by disease for children under the age of 15 (acco.org). At Walk In Sunshine,...
Preventing Postpartum Suicide

Preventing Postpartum Suicide

Death by suicide or overdose is a leading cause of death for women in the first year after they give birth (WebMD). Suicide is a tragic outcome of untreated postpartum depression, and pregnancy and postpartum are among high-risk time periods for developing depression...
Maternal Health Awareness Day is January 23

Maternal Health Awareness Day is January 23

Did you know that the United States is the only developed country in the world with a rising maternal mortality rate? Despite advances in medicine, maternal health remains a serious issue in the United States. Maternal health refers to the health of women during...
House Passes Mullin Bill to Improve US Stillbirth Rate

House Passes Mullin Bill to Improve US Stillbirth Rate

On December 8, 2021, the House passed Congressman Markwayne Mullin’s bill, the Stillbirth Health Improvement and Education (SHINE) for Autumn Act, which aims to lower the U.S. stillbirth rate by providing critical resources to state and federal health departments,...
Giving Tuesday 2021

Giving Tuesday 2021

Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement that spans far beyond Walk In Sunshine.Each year, Giving Tuesday sparks a wide array of charitable efforts, from local food drives to millions of dollars in financial donations to nonprofits worldwide. Since the holiday...
Preventing Postpartum Suicide

Preventing Postpartum Suicide

Death by suicide or overdose is a leading cause of death for women in the first year after they give birth (WebMD). Suicide is a tragic outcome of untreated postpartum depression, and pregnancy and postpartum are among high-risk time periods for developing depression...

Maternal Health Awareness Day is January 23

Maternal Health Awareness Day is January 23

Did you know that the United States is the only developed country in the world with a rising maternal mortality rate? Despite advances in medicine, maternal health remains a serious issue in the United States. Maternal health refers to the health of women during...

House Passes Mullin Bill to Improve US Stillbirth Rate

House Passes Mullin Bill to Improve US Stillbirth Rate

On December 8, 2021, the House passed Congressman Markwayne Mullin’s bill, the Stillbirth Health Improvement and Education (SHINE) for Autumn Act, which aims to lower the U.S. stillbirth rate by providing critical resources to state and federal health departments,...

Giving Tuesday 2021

Giving Tuesday 2021

Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement that spans far beyond Walk In Sunshine.Each year, Giving Tuesday sparks a wide array of charitable efforts, from local food drives to millions of dollars in financial donations to nonprofits worldwide. Since the holiday...

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

Please join Walk In Sunshine in raising awareness this October for Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. In 1988, President Ronald Regan declared October as a month to recognize the unique grief of bereaved parents, and the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness...

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