If you have found us because you have experienced a loss, our hearts go out to you. We welcome you to reach out and join us as we honor babies gone too soon. If you would like to speak with someone or need financial assistance fill out our online application form and someone who can help will be in touch.
The need is great in Arizona. There is limited government funds available to support bereaved families who need to make final arrangements for their baby and ongoing support to rebuild their lives. Together we can support these families and make a difference in Arizona.
Help your Community
Anyone who is interested in supporting bereaved families in Arizona is welcome and encouraged to attend one of these upcoming events, or apply to become a VolunTEAR with this form.
Day of Hope
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Location: Dillon’s BBQ – Glendale
No Agenda! Just an opportunity for parents (or families) to meet and socialize with other parents/families. We have reserved the “Green Room” at Dillons on 59th Ave/101. Food and drink purchase is not required. We hope to see you there!
Day of Hope
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Location: Banner Thunderbird Hospital
Come celebrate your babies and celebrate Hope. There will be food provided. Bring your prayer flag or you can make one at the event. There will be a prayer flag ceremony uniting all the families and babies going through the journey together. Families welcome.
Please contact Brandy Martin for more information. (623) 225-8317
Arizona West Valley Rock & Walk
Date: November 9, 2019
Time: 9 am – 12 pm
Location: Desert Heights Charter School
5821 W Beverly Lane, Glendale, AZ 85306
To register: ArizonaWV2019
The Arizona Chapter of The TEARS Foundation is offering support groups at 3 locations! These groups are open at no cost to all parents of pregnancy or infant loss. Due to the sacred space and to be mindful for all, please no babies or children. For more information: contact Brandy Martin 623-225-8317, firstname.lastname@example.org
Arizona Support Group, Glendale
Location: Foothills Branch Library, 19055 N. 57th Ave. Hummingbird Room
When: 2nd Monday of each month
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Arizona Support Group, Litchfield Park
Location: Legacy Growth Office, 503 E. Plaza Circle Suite 503C
When: 1st Thursday of each month
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Arizona Support Group, Goodyear
Location: Imagine Therapy, PLLC 15655 W. Roosevelt Rd., Suite 105 (West of Estrella Pkwy. North of Van Buren)
When: 3rd Tuesday of the month
Time: 6:30 pm
Following dates: May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Dec. 17
Stay in Touch
To stay up to date on events near you, and to find out how you can join the movement across Arizona, connect with us on Facebook, join our email list, or reach out to one of our Chapter Leaders! We will be happy to speak with you by phone call or text.
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Arizona Chapter Leader
Brandy Martin (623) 225-8317
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