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Living In the Midst - Featured Guest Blog Post with Anne Brock

Posted By Anne Brock with SK Reid,
14/01/2021 21:00 PM
Anne Brock chooses to live a good, full life despite a diagnosis of infertility. Through her writing, she explores the many ways that loss, pain, and grief provide opportunities for growth, healing,...

New Year, New Possibilities

Posted By Plica Founder, SK Reid,
11/01/2021 18:00 PM
Welcome to 2021! Here’s hoping this year there will be some positive changes that see a lessening of the impact of the pandemic and learning from the many lessons that have arisen from this global exp...

Awareness Ribbons for the Childless Community: Infertility

Posted By Brandi Lytle & SK Reid,
27/12/2020 20:00 PM
Do you ever feel invisible?   One of the difficult things about the festive season is feeling completely invisible around people whose sole focus is family and children. Don’t get me wrong – I...

Seen. Heard. Validated.

Posted By Jody Day & PLICA,
24/12/2020 10:00 AM
Coping at Christmastime   In our last blog post, four incredible women who shoulder the grief of involuntary childlessness share with us some of their ways of dealing with Christmastime - a time...

Coping at Christmastime

Posted By SK Reid & Others,
15/12/2020 18:00 PM
Christmastime can be a really tough time for many people, and for the involuntarily childless, the focus on family and children centre stage makes this especially difficult. As I write about...

The Pain of Never

Posted By SK Reid & Jessica Hepburn,
11/12/2020 20:00 PM
  "I was 34 and running a London theatre when I decided to start a family. I thought that making the decision to fit a baby into my busy life was the hard part. I was wrong. After a year of...

Yesvember means a Home for Every Child

Posted By SK Reid - PLICA Founder,
13/11/2020 20:00 PM
                A Home For Every Child   November has been renamed as Yesvember in a bold campaign - as part of their A Home for Every...

Introducing PLICA Ambassador Janet Ambrose

Posted By SK Reid and Janet Ambrose,
21/10/2020 21:00 PM
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. For artist and PLICA Ambassador Janet Ambrose,...

Hope's Promise

Posted By SK Reid - PLICA Founder,
12/10/2020 21:00 PM
October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month   Like many of you reading this, I can’t help but know about that it is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month because I am one of the...

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness month - Infant Dealing with Triggers

Posted By SK Reid ,
04/10/2020 16:00 PM
*TRIGGER ALERT*   The following may contain content which has triggers. Please consider before reading further.     Triggered The tragic news of Model Chrissy Teigen and musician...