The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is joining the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and other child safety organizations in the release of “Safe Sleep for Babies,” a new crib safety video aimed at helping all new parents avoid suffocation, strangulation and entrapment risks in the sleep environment.
Learn how to create a safe sleep environment for baby in your home by exploring this interactive room. A safe sleep environment can help reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep-related causes of infant death, like suffocation. Click HERE to see this new tool
The Safe to Sleep campaign has created videos to explain ways to practice safe infant sleep and breastfeeding.
Video clips in various lengths from the American Academy of Pediatrics encouraging parents to practice safe sleep from the baby’s view point. Find more video clips and information HERE
These materials were developed based on recent trends, research, and feedback from providers across the state working to address safe sleep practices with families and caregivers. A poster targeting grandparents and older caregivers about safe sleep practices. Follow THIS link to order for free.
Share the Room, Not the Bed.
Reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep related causes of death by creating a safe sleep space for your baby.
Some parents sleep with their babies purposely, and some may fall asleep with their babies accidentally. There are a number of reasons why parents might do this. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) states that sleeping with your baby is not recommended. However, certain situations make sleeping with your baby even more dangerous and could lead to death.
Reduce the risk of Sudden
Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep related causes of death by creating a safe sleep space for your baby.
Help Your Baby Sleep Safer
Reduce the Risk of Sleep-Related Causes of Death
by Creating a Safe Sleep Place for Your Baby
We hope this promotional e-toolkit will serve as a resource for you to promote safe infant sleep. You are crucial in spreading the word about safe sleep, and we thank you for your efforts! These are a mix of tools to help promote safe sleep in the community you serve by using your organization’s social […]