October is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month. Find out what actions you and others can take to help babies sleep safely and to reduce a baby's risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep-related causes of infant death. Visit the Safe to Sleep® campaign’s website to learn more about SIDS and safe sleep. Share the information with families.
- About SIDS and Safe Infant Sleep
- Partner Resources
- Information and Materials
- Other Materials (videos and order form for all available free materials from the Safe to Sleep® campaign)
Print or share Back to Basics Creating a Safe Sleep Space for Your Baby, a free poster from U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
Review Safe Sleep in Child-Care Settings: Recommendations for Reducing the Risk of Sudden Infant Death and Caring for Our Children Online Standard Database Standard 18.104.22.168: Safe Sleep Practices and Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID)/SIDS Risk Reduction for more information. 10-8-21