Welcome to the Official Website of the International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day (May 15)!

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This year, the theme of World Prematurity Day was Kangaroo Care.  We hosted a global friendly competition called "Kangaroo-a-thon" for 24-hours (your local time) on November 17th.

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The right of every baby to sleep while feeling loved, comfortable, safe, and protected

#zeroseparation

to change the world of those that matter most

Happy Kangaroo Care Day!

What is happening around the world

Welcome! Kangaroo Care Day (May 15) is truly Global!

United States United Kingdom Canada India Saudi Arabia Australia Brazil Germany Ireland Netherlands Israel Italy United...

Launch of WHO recommendations for care of the preterm or low-birth-weight infant

Launch of WHO recommendations for care of the preterm or low-birth-weight infant Nov 17, 2022 01:00 PM (Amsterdam, Berlin, Rome, Stockholm, Vien...
XIII International Conference on Kangaroo Mother Care - November 21-24, 2022, Madrid, Spain

XIII International Conference on Kangaroo Mother Care - November 21-24, 2022, Madrid, Spain

The International Kangaroo Mother Care Workshop and Congress is back! Every two years the KC professionals get together for a scientific conference...

Jumpstart Kangaroo Care During COVID-19

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Kangaroo Care Day in the news

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During COVID-19, hold on to love and 40 years of scientific evidence.

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Yes! you, me, all of us!

Ideas to Celebrate, Engage, and Share Kangaroo Care

Babies and parents have always needed each other

Why it matters?

Moms, grandmoms, friends,

dads, uncles, and volunteers around the world

increase kangaroo care awareness and practice

to welcome them into a gentler and more humane world.