Welcome to the Int'l Kangaroo Care Awareness Day (May 15th) Official Site

What is happening around the world

Society for Applied Studies, New Delhi, India

I am working for Kangaroo Mother Care unit in India and I completed 1 year in this job. My experience is very good at this job. KMC is very effecti...

Yuma Regional Medical Center, Yuma, AZ, USA

Yuma Regional Medical Center NICU is holding a Kangaroo-a-thon for two weeks to celebrate mother's day and International Kangaroo Care Awareness Da...

Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center - Reno, NV, USA

We begin May 1st with the Kangaroo Challenge which will run until May 15th. We will have a prize awarded to a randomly chosen parent. Our Certified...

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - Scottish Rite NICU - Atlanta, GA, USA

Scottish Rite NICU at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta We are going to have an I Hop breakfast theme Staff members will wear Kangaroo Care shirts M...

Banner University Medical Center, Tucson, AZ, USA

I am an RN in a NICU at Banner UMC. I am also a developmental care specialist who encourages and promotes kangaroo care with in our unit. We hold k...

Parents as Advocates Listeners & Support Group, Lansing MI, USA

We are a non-profit organization volunteer group. Parents of preemie babies that all have spent time in the NICU at Sparrow Hospital, wanting to gi...

Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton OH, USA

This is our second year hosting a kangaroo-a-thon on our 60 bed unit
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford, USA

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford, USA

We are hosting a Kangaroo Care Awareness Day celebration where we will be encouraging kangaroo care within our neonatal units. There are a lot of e...

King Fahad Medical City, Saudi Arabia

NICU King Fahad Medical City Riyadh,Saudi Arabia is continuously advocating Kangaroo Care by education of staff and parents in the unit.

Focus on Renewal, McKees Rocks, PA, USA

Our Early Head Start home visiting program is featuring a KC page in our May newsletter and will be partnering with our library to sponsor an infor...

Barnet Hospital, London, UK

We are taking part in a two week kangarooathon. We are celebrating in the following ways: Biscuits/cakes Handouts/display table Simulation training...
Hand to Hold, Austin, Texas USA

Hand to Hold, Austin, Texas USA

Leading up to Kangaroo Care Awareness Day on May 15th, Hand to Hold is helping facilitate kangaroo challenges at the hospitals we serve in Austin, ...