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Welcome to SANDS Lothians


SANDS Lothians offers support, understanding and help, both of a practical and emotional nature to bereaved parents who have experienced the death of a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth or soon after birth. We are here to offer support for as long as required.

You may be reading this and you have just suffered the death of your baby just hours or a few days ago. You may be bewildered and in shock. You may be wondering how to start organising your precious baby’s funeral. Please do get in touch with us as we can help.

Contact Us

SANDS Lothians

Craiglockhart Centre 
177 Colinton Road
Edinburgh, EH14 1BZ

0131 622 6263

info@sands-lothians.org.uk 

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Mortonhall Information

Parents wishing to find out more about what happened to the cremated remains of their baby should, in the first instance, be directed the National Investigation on Infant Cremation. Every parent who has concerns about the cremation of their baby at a Scottish crematoria, other than those who already had their case investigated by Dame Elish Angiolini as part of the Mortonhall Investigation, should complete and send the Case Information Form and the Parental Consent Form to register their case. More information is available at the website below:

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National Cremation Investigation
Area 3EN, St Andrews House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG
E-mail: NCI@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
Tel: 0300 244 2867

Latest News

Office closed

Our office is now closed for the annual Tennis Tournament.  We can still be contacted at info@sands-lothians.org.uk or if you wish to speak to somebody please call 07973151702.  Our offices will reopen on Tuesday 14th July 2015.

New member of staff

Cecilia

We are delighted to introduce a new member to our team. Cecilia will be working part time for us and assisting with grants and befriending...and everything else that goes with working for this fantastic charity.
Welcome to the team Cecilia

Next meetings

Next Meetings

Befriending Group - Edinburgh

Craiglockhart Centre, 177 Colinton Road Edinburgh EH14 1BZ

Monday 13th July 2015 7pm-9pm

Befriending Group - West Lothian

Craigsfarm Maree Walk, Craigshill, Livingston

Monday 13th July 2015 7pm -9pm

Pregnancy Support Groups

Pregnancy support is also available as and when required. 

Please email info@sands-lothians.org.uk

Edinburgh Miscarriage Support Group


Craiglockhart Centre, 177 Colinton Road, Edinburgh EH14 1BZ

Meetings are on the second Wednesday of every month (except July) at 8pm

next meetings -

Wednesday 15th July 2015

Wednesday 12th August 2015

IVF/Fertility Support - Edinburgh

IVF/Fertility Support is available as and when required

Please email info@sands-lothians.org.uk

Parent and Toddler - Craigsfarm

Parent and Toddler will take a break over the summer holidays and resume on

Tuesday 25th August 2015 9.30am-11.30am