We’re honored to share a guest post written by Alison Jacobson, CEO of First Candle, the non-profit dedicated to ending SIDS. Alison is also a SIDS mom, having lost her son Conner in 1997. We hope you’ll find her message a powerful reminder on the importance of safe sleep.
Bedtime routines are not only an essential part of healthy sleep for baby, but for parents, too. By establishing a routine, baby learns to fall asleep on their own—and comfort themselves back to sleep without the need for you to soothe them by rocking or lying next to them.
We are dedicated to educating parents and caretakers on sleep safety, with the goal of eliminating sleep related injury or death. All month, HALO® will be sharing safe sleep information and resources. Read on for top tips.