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Jumpstart Kangaroo Care During COVID-19
Undeniably, parents are irreplaceable and important members of the healthcare team.
We provide, among other things, love, nutrition, warmth, and protection, especially during kangaroo care.
Kangaroo Care was significantly reduced during COVID-19 and it is time to bring it back better than before!
Evidence supports zero separation. Know the evidence about Kangaroo Care during COVID-19, the latest recommendations at birth, post partum, and NICU/PICU
Kangaroo Care Day in the news
Kangaroo Care Day Logo and Icon - Download free!
Whether you are celebrating Kangaroo Care Day with parents, opening the unit for parents, or are using this day for Kangaroo Care training until parents can hold their babies, you can show your support for parents globally.
Different options are available!
Yes! you, me, all of us!
Join the movement and advocate for the right of every newborn (preemie, full term, healthy or sick) to be held skin-to-skin and celebrate Kangaroo Care Day on May 15th!
Here you will find ideas, resources, and information that will help you celebrate in your part of the world: