Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep (NILMDTS): Nationwide organization that provides remembrance portraits to parents experiencing the death of a baby free of charge. They send a professional photographer to you at the hospital/the funeral home/etc. to capture your baby and/or your family together.
NILMDTS Indianapolis Area Dispatch Line: 317-606-4438
Phones are answered 7am – 10pm and messages are generally returned within two hours during that time. If you need a photographer in the area served detailed below, please call this local dispatch line and allow up to two (2) hours for response before calling the Area Coordinator or individual photographers.
House of Hopes: House of Hopes captures stories of those battling cancer and life threatening illnesses, families grieving the loss of a loved one, and enduring other life changing struggles. Their Footprints gifted sessions are offered in-hospital. Fill out an application here. You can request Mandy Stewart if you like. She is a local Indianapolis photographer who volunteers with HOH.
Local Indianapolis Photographers Available:
KB Photography: Completed the Star Legacy Foundation Bereavement Photography Training. Available 6:30pm-Midnight weekdays and anytime on weekends. Free services for bereaved families.