‘Service of Remembrance’ for families who have had pregnancy loss

The event is being held at Abbotsford Regional Hospital on Oct. 18.

The Abbotsford Regional Hospital (ARH) is reaching out to families in the community that have suffered perinatal loss by hosting a “Service of Remembrance” on Thursday, Oct. 18.

Each year, more than 200 families in the Abbotsford/Misson area experience a pregnancy loss, according to Fraser Health.

The multi-faith service runs from 6 to 8 p.m. and takes place in the learning centre of ARH, located at 32900 Marshall Rd.

For more information, contact Jill Hooiveld by email at  jill.hooiveld@fraserhealth.ca or by phone at 604-851-4700 (ext. 646283).