Losing a Baby

The death of a baby before or shortly after birth

The loss of a baby during pregnancy or shortly after birth is a devastating loss: not only the loss of the real person who has been, but also all of what might have been.

Each year the Central Hospital of Luxembourg arranges a commemoration service for families who have lost a child through stillbirth or shortly after birth. It is usually on the first Saturday of October. It is open to parents, siblings, grandparents and friends; indeed, all who mourn the loss of a baby.

In 2018 it will take place at 15:00 on Saturday 6th October in the Church at Roodt/Syre. If you are using a sat-nav enter the address of the nearby police station: 24, route de Luxembourg, L-6916 Roodt / Syre.

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