Bereaved parents faced with silence: combatting miscarriage trauma

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In Australia, one in three women are affected by a miscarriage. Bereaved parents are met with silence from workplaces, health services and communities.

The grief experience for parents leads to poor mental health including anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress and suicidal thoughts.

Yet, miscarriages are one of the most prevalent health issues our communities face.

If this has raised issues for you or someone you know, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14.

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