Teddy Love Club Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support is an Australia wide support program for bereaved families who suffer the loss of their baby or babies at any time during pregnancy or after birth. This includes miscarriage, stillbirth, termination of pregnancy for foetal abnormality and neonatal death.
The TLC program is the original bear giving program in Australia established 26th October 2002 in Adelaide. TLC operates in every state of Australia with the program provided to every maternity hospital across the country. TLC is leading the way in providing professional support, guidance and comfort to bereaved parents, their families and friends.
TLC donates TLC Care Packages (including an exclusive TLC Teddy Bear, Bereavement Resource Pack, “You are not alone" book, Pen, Brochures, Bookmark and Plantable wild flower seeds),to bereaved families in the hope it will offer support,guidance and compassion.
We provide parents with the comfort of knowing they are not alone right from the beginning, and offer significant ongoing support understanding to bereaved parents, their families and their friends.
The Teddy Love Club Program provides a range of support services including:
•Ongoing Professional Counselling
•Free Professional Telephone Counselling
•Free Call 1800 Bereavement Support Line
•Online Bereavement Support groups
•Support Group Meetings
•Bear Giving Program
•Informative TLC Resource Pack
•Home and Hospital Visits
•National Grief & Loss Library
•Australia Wide Newsletter
•Pregnancy Infant Loss Resources