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Know what to do when a loved one passes away

By |2019-10-16T22:02:48+02:00October 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Will you know what to do when a loved one passes away in hospital? Your mind will be flooded with emotions and grief - hardly a time for logical, rational thought. In amongst all the machines, the medical staff, the other patients and your distraught family members you will soon have to make some [...]

About Voice of the Unborn Baby

By |2019-09-05T12:15:54+02:00May 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|

In SA, the Births & Deaths Registration Act 51 of 1992 defines Stillbirth as a child that has had at least 26 weeks of intra-uterine existence, but showed no sign of life after complete birth. Babies who die during the first 26 weeks of gestation, however, are currently being thrown away in red anatomical [...]

A Journey of Healing Grace

By |2019-09-05T12:16:13+02:00March 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Our Journey of Healing Grace workshops commenced 2 weeks ago. We took hands with Zelda Language, a Psychologist who experienced the trauma of baby loss herself and invited parents who suffered miscarriage/stillbirth/neonatal baby death to join us on this special journey. Little did I know. A whole new world opened for me! Also enrolled [...]

EVENING FUNERALS

By |2019-09-05T12:16:37+02:00March 25th, 2015|Evening Funerals, Uncategorized|

Sonja Smith Funeral Group has set a new ‘trend’ in the funeral profession where people now specifically request an evening funeral for themselves or their loved ones. Our first evening funeral was done with candles and choir music, commencing at 19:00 in the evening in a church where the lights were dimmed to create an ambience that [...]