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What is happening around the world

2018 Saudi Arabia's Kangaroo Care Day was a complete success!

2018 Saudi Arabia's Kangaroo Care Day was a complete success!

By Kim Buenafe, NIDCAP   The 2018 Celebration of First Kangaroo Care Awareness in 31 MCH –NICU Hospital Ministry of Health. Kangaroo care awarenes...
Kangaroo Care Day in  St. Augustine Hospital in Belgium is in the news (TV and Newspaper)!

Kangaroo Care Day in St. Augustine Hospital in Belgium is in the news (TV and Newspaper)!

We were in the national tv news yesterday with our 'Kangoerathon' to celebrate International Kangaroo Care Day! https://nieuws.vtm.be/video/?aid=...
Connected Forever - Nebraska, USA

Connected Forever - Nebraska, USA

Connected Forever in Nebraska 100% supports International Kangaroo Care Day!  Our organization will be sharing information on our Facebook page as...

Blog posts

Let's Celebrate, Engage, Share Kangaroo Care Day!

Let's Celebrate, Engage, Share Kangaroo Care Day!

Kangaroo Care Awareness Day brings together the international community to CELEBRATE the accomplishments of researchers, staff, and families that advance the practice and have some fun! ENGAGE professionals and parents in learning activities and practicing kangaroo care, and SHARE the amazing stories of people touched by kangaroo care every day. Take the Pledge and join the Movement!

Pledge #1: CELEBRATE! Celebrate Kangaroo Care

Pledge #1: CELEBRATE! Celebrate Kangaroo Care

Take a moment to honor, celebrate, and raise awareness about how kangaroo care makes the world a nurturing place for our babies. Event Ideas...
Pledge #2: ENGAGE! Engage Families and Professionals

Pledge #2: ENGAGE! Engage Families and Professionals

Inspire families and professionals by helping them practice kangaroo care and doing hands-on activities while holding their babies. In just one se...