Welcome to the Official Website of the International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day!

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


to change the world of those that matter most

Happy Kangaroo Care Day!

Jumpstart Kangaroo Care During COVID-19

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Kangaroo Care Day in the news

Kangaroo Care Day Logo and Icon - Download free!

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Educational Series - recordings are now available


We had two sessions with Susan Ludington and they are packed with great information about kangaroo care!

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or to access the recordings (free)
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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.

Organizations that celebrate and support Kangaroo Care Day include...