Stories about young people

Dear Me

Jade’s letter to her younger self carries wisdom and compassion, and the messages that it’s okay not to be okay, that all feelings are valid and that it’s always good to have hope.

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Emily’s story

Emily shares her story of having a miscarriage in her final year of university, during lockdown.

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Kathy’s story

Kathy was 15 when she had a miscarriage. She shares her story in the hope that it can help someone going through something similar, so that they don’t have to feel as alone as she did.

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Amelia’s story

Sixteen-year-old Amelia shares her experience of having a miscarriage before she realised she was pregnant.

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Nicola’s story

After five miscarriages, Nicola shares the helpful and unhelpful things that people have said, and how she’s now raising awareness to help others.

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17 years old

Reflections on unplanned pregnancy and its potential change to rest of life, and then miscarriage.

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Kirstie’s story

Kirstie’s story

In a video uploaded to Facebook, fifteen-year-old Kirstie tells the story of the late loss of her son Jacob.

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I had a missed miscarriage at 7 weeks

Holly-mae (18) writes about her miscarriage and how she is coping with feelings of guilt and loss.

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I had a missed miscarriage at 8 weeks

Kanesha (19) from the USA writes about her miscarriage and tells other young women that they are not alone.

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