AMEND is a non-profit organization based in Tampa, Florida dedicated to providing moral support and encouragement to persons that have experienced a loss during and after pregnancy. We are parents who have experienced such a loss and give of ourselves to help others. Our group extends its support to those individuals who have had early miscarriage, full term stillbirth, and infant losses. The parents of AMEND have experienced a loss like you are going through. We are here for you if you need a shoulder to cry on, a listening ear, or to talk with someone. Please know at this very difficult time you are not alone. Please call if we can help in any way.


  • a listening ear and emotional support
  • telephone support for bereaved parents and their family
  • monthly meetings
  • an extensive lending library
  • a 24 hour dedicated telephone line
  • invaluable and unlimited resources on grief and its recovery
  • educational literature for parents, family, and friends
  • support and information through correspondence
  • professional guest speakers at monthly meetings
  • parents supporting parents with similar experiences


The Florida Chapter of AMEND, Inc. (AMEND) is a 501C3 charitable organization. Contributions are tax-deductible and may be mailed to AMEND 15904 Brockway Place. Tampa FL 33647.

Contact Information

If you would like further information about the AMEND support group, call Karen M. Frazier, R.N., Program Director at (813) 631-9519 or via email at If you reach Karen's voice mail system please leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.

Meeting Locations & Schedule

The North Tampa group meets at 8 PM on the third Wednesday of the month in Tampa Palms at 15320 Amberly Drive.

The South Tampa group meets at 8 PM on the first Thursday of the month at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church 3501 W. San Jose Tampa 33629