Ellie shares her story of a missed miscarriage and how it helped to talk about her feelings.
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Vicky shares her thoughts about how important it is for workplaces to support staff affected by pregnancy loss, reflecting on her own experience of a missed miscarriage.
Amy shares her experience of miscarriage, returning to work, and how the grief still catches her off guard 5 years later.
Leanne and Mark talk about how they’ve spoken out about pregnancy loss in their workplace following their experience of miscarriage.
Nicola found that being open with work colleagues and friends about her losses meant that people started to open up in return. She reminds us too that not everyone wants to do so.
Sarah experienced recurrent losses in two different workplaces, and found much more support and understanding in the second of the two.
Donna’s manager was supportive when she experienced miscarriage, but she wishes he had advised her colleagues to behave in the same way.
When Sally needed time off work for treatment and monitoring of her ectopic pregnancy, she was put under pressure to return to work.
Zainab’s manager and colleagues were supportive when she returned to work after her late loss, but she still found it very difficult to be back at work.