Tears Foundation

Washington State Chapter

There are over 1,200 infant deaths in Washington each year. With your help TEARS can lift a financial burden from these newly bereaved families by providing financial assistance to help pay for their baby’s funeral expenses. TEARS also offers free ongoing emotional support in the form of support groups, Angel Clubhouse, online support, and bereavement resources. If you would like support, click here for more information.



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Date: September 16, 2017
Location: Guy Cole Center
Sequim, WA 
Time: 10am - 1pm

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Washington State Support Groups

Puyallup, WA

Parent Support Group- Puyallup, WA. ***New Location***

Location: The TEARS Foundation's Center for Pregnancy & Infant Loss (chapel)
11102 Sunrise Blvd E, Suite 112
Puyallup, WA 98374
Date: Third Monday of each month
Time: 6pm-8pm

*This is an open group with a discussion and topic for bereaved families to discuss each month.

Renton, WA

We are joining the Valley Medical Perinatal Loss Support group
Location: Medical Arts Center, 1st Floor, Room C
4033 Talbot Road South
Renton, WA
Date: First Monday of each month
Time: 6pm - 8pm

Contact Information

Find us on Facebook at Washington Chapter of The TEARS Foundation and Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group - Tears Foundation

If you would like to get involved with the Washington Chapter of The TEARS Foundation, contact Lauren Hosford at (253) 312-4843, Ann Lockhart (425) 387-2752, or Liz Ritz at (425) 922-6298 wachapter@thetearsfoundation.org

Ann Lockhart

Ann Lockhart
Makenzie's Mom

You were all a HUGE help when I found out I could not have my daughter and you paid for her cremation. I really can't express how much it meant, but if I could see you all I would hug you. Without you, I don't know what I would've done.

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