Nominations for the 2023 Kangaroo Care Team Leader of the Year Award (deadline is May 1st, 2023)
Join us to recognize the TEAM LEADERS that have made a difference by leading the kangaroo care day celebrations in their community in every corner of the world. Anyone may nominate a Team Leader.
Who is a "Kangaroo Care Team Leader"?
A Kangaroo Care "Team leader" is a person that leads the efforts for celebrating, educating, inspiring, and making kangaroo care happen for their team. If there are team co-leaders then you may submit one nomination per Team Leader.
We welcome self-nominations.
What is a Team?
A "Team" is usually a hospital unit that participates in kangaroo care activities. It consists of a Team Leader, Coaches, and Families.
Who is a Coach?
Kangaroo Care "Coach" is a person that assist parents with anything related to kangaroo care. This includes anyone on the healthcare team, volunteers, advocates, social workers, psychologists, parent leaders, peer/ parent support, doulas, lactation professionals, educators, etc.