Handling Your Precious Baby

Please remember to call you church. Back In His Arms Again is available 24/7 to help you and anyone in your family. A ministry director or Fr. Blubaugh are available for any pastoral needs you may have including burial arrangements and burial Mass. We have many items available to help you including burial layettes, caskets, teddy bears for siblings, or anything else you may need.

Please contact us if we may be of assistance:
Kambra Malone (Executive Director) | backinhisarmsagain@gmail.com
Rev. Blubaugh, "Father Blu" (Pastoral Director) | backinhisarmsagain@gmail.com
Erin Cordle, MPS (Treasurer) | backinhisarmsagain@gmail.com

Miscarriage at Home

Call a ministry director if you would like help or need information on making arrangements.

Under 20 weeks gestation does NOT require the assistance of a funeral home. You may transport your baby yourself if you desire to do so.

You may wish to call a funeral home to come and pick up your baby until burial. This is at no cost to the family.

Or you may call a ministry member and we can arrange for your baby to be picked up by the Catholic Cemeteries of Columbus until burial.

Or you may preserve your baby at home and bring the baby to the cemetery yourself for burial.

If you would like a baby 'cozy" layette or casket for you baby, please call a ministry director.

If you or your family needs pastoral care please call Fr. Blubaugh.

Having a D& E

  • Call a ministry director if you would like help or need information on making arrangements.
  • When you arrive at the hospital have the chaplain paged.
  • Make sure the chaplain is aware of your wishes for burial.
  • You may take your baby home with you until burial if you desire to do so.
  • Or arrange to have a funeral home OR the Catholic Cemeteries of Columbus transport you baby until burial. This is at no cost to the family.
  • You may also leave your baby at the hospital until burial. Make sure you have arrangements made for transport either with a funeral home or the Catholic Cemeteries of Columbus have special arrangements with area hospitals to provide transport. Call our ministry directors if you need help arranging transport. We work directly with the Catholic Cemeteries of Columbus.
  • If you decide to transport your baby , please advise the chaplain that you want your baby to take home.
  • If you would like a burial layette or baby "cozy" for smaller babies please call our ministry director. We have appropriate burial layettes for ANY age baby.
  • If you would like a casket for your baby please call a ministry director.
  • Make sure you have filled out the proper paper work to fulfill your wishes BEFORE you leave the hospital.
  • If you or your family need pastoral care, please call Fr. Blubaugh.

Deliver in Labor & Delivery

  • Call a ministry director if you would like help or need information on making arrangements.
  • When you arrive in labor and delivery have the chaplain paged.

If your baby is over 20 weeks you must enlist the services of a funeral home. This is at no cost to the family.

If you need a funeral home call our ministry directors.

If you need a burial layette or casket call our ministry director.

Make sure your physician, nurses, and chaplain are aware of your wishes.

Make sure you have filled out all of the proper paper work BEFORE you leave the hospital.

If you or your family needs pastoral care please call Fr. Blubaugh.