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Safer Sleep

From 2013 to 2015, 57 babies younger than one year died during sleep in BC.


The Safer Infant Sleep: Practice Support Tool for healthcare professionals is intended to facilitate and encourage an open discussion around safer infant sleep starting in the prenatal period. 

The resource should be used in combination with:

Before you begin, consider asking families the following questions to open the conversation:

  • Where will your baby sleep?
  • What have you heard about keeping your baby safe while they sleep?
  • What would you like to know about keeping your baby safe while they sleep?
SOURCE: Safer Sleep ( )
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