The SICD provides comprehensive professional support to families whose infants die suddenly and unexpectedly of any cause. Home visits are offered to newly bereaved parents. A public health nurse can meet with family members in the privacy of their home.
1010 James Street
Syracuse, NY 13203
- St. Lawrence
- Outside Area
Phone: (315) 424-0009 ext. 108
Toll Free: (888) 295-8662
Fax: (315) 424-0190
The death of a baby is a devastating experience for every family. When a baby dies, the future is affected, lives are forever changed and hopes and dreams are shattered. The pain is compounded by endless self-searching questions, feelings of helplessness, anger, and guilt.
Many parents seek help in their time of crisis and search for answers to their many questions. Grieving grandparents, foster parents, siblings, childcare providers, family members and friends want to know how to cope with this tragedy.
Faced with intense and confusing feelings, families need to know that they are not alone in their loss. Information, guidance and support are available from those who understand their pain.