When our son Thomas died, the SUDC
Foundation gave us tremendous support.

How We Can Help


The SUDC Foundation provides services at no cost due to the generosity of private donations and significant fundraising efforts. We currently serve over 1000 families worldwide. 

If you are a bereaved parent or family member, connect with the SUDC Foundation to receive:

  • Individualized case advocacy to assist families with navigating the death investigation process
  • Personalized support from family services staff, including a social worker
  • Public and private online support groups and social media pages with moderators, creating a safe and supportive online community
  • Peer support programs matching trained family volunteers with newly bereaved families
  • Resources and support for siblings and grandparents
  • Pediatric sleep monitor programs for subsequent children
  • Current and accurate educational resources and medical research 
  • Memorial and event planning websites
  • Assistance in banking your child's DNA if desired
  • Information and assistance accessing research opportunities on SUDC
  • Guidance and support for hosting events and fundraisers to honor your child



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