Amniotic Fluid Embolism Resources
Welcome, we are glad you found us!
If you have landed on this page, we know you have likely arrived with many questions. How? Why? What’s next?
Our organization was created with you in mind. We are here to help you in the hours, days, weeks, and even years ahead. We understand the need to learn more about AFE, access resources to help you navigate your path forward, and connect you to others in our community who share a similar perspective.
Below you will find links to guides, support groups, and other ways to connect to others.
AFE Foundation Support Groups
The AFE Foundation has created several online support groups on Facebook for those affected in different ways by AFE. Our groups are moderated and facilitated by trained admins. They are closed groups, meaning members’ posts are only visible to the other members of the group, and not to the public.
For family members who have lost a loved one to AFE. This group provides a forum for sharing in grief, seeking comfort, and asking questions of others in similar circumstances. Our hope is that this group will prove helpful in the days, weeks, months and years following your loss.
For fathers who have lost a spouse or partner to AFE, this group provides a forum for sharing in grief, seeking comfort, and asking questions of others in similar circumstances. Our hope is that this group will prove helpful in the days, weeks, months, and years following your loss.
For those who lost a child while also experiencing an amniotic fluid embolism. The purpose of this group is to provide a private forum for support and a place to share your story.
Pregnancy After AFE
For anyone who is exploring the possibility of pregnancy following AFE, those who are currently pregnant following AFE, or anyone who has already experienced pregnancy following AFE. The purpose of this group is to provide a private forum for support and a place to share your unique experience.
You Are Not Alone
A picture can be worth more than a thousand words. Our interactive map illustrates families affected by AFE across the globe. Using the key below you can search for others who shared a similar experience and request to connect with them. To be added to the map or conenct with others, click here.