We are here to support any person affected by the death of a baby. We offer one-to-one befriending, telephone support and advice as well as regular group support meetings.

We work with people in Bedfordshire and surrounding areas and all of our services are provided free of charge by local volunteers - Beds SANDS receives no funding other than by donation.


We will be holding our AGM on Monday 24th July at the Holiday Inn in Bedford at 7.30pm  All our welcome, we will electing our committee members for the next year and updating on all our plans

April Support Meeting

Our support meeting this month is on Monday 17th, regardless of it being a bank holiday.  If you'd like to speak to someone before then or before coming then please give our helpline a call.

New Bedfordshire Sands Phone line

We are pleased to announce that we now have a Bedfordshire Sands phone line where you can contact our befrienders for support, advice or information. If you call and leave a message either Claire or Jane will get back to you as soon as they can. The number is 07474 064132

Vote for a magazine name!

Sands is launching a new magazine  to showcase the range of service and activites that Sands offers across the UK and are wanting ideas and votes on what it should be named.  To vote please click here