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We’re Merging to Have a Greater Opportunity to Eliminate SIDS/SUID and Stillbirth

For more than two decades, First Candle and CJ Foundation for SIDS have focused on a shared intent - reducing the rate of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Sudden Unexpected... Read More

Wilton Mom Takes The Reins As Group Fighting SIDS Moves HQ To New Canaan

Written by Donna Christopher and Karen Tensa on January 5, 2017 for Westport Daily Voice. This article was originally posted here.  NEW CANAAN, Conn. — A Wilton mother who lost... Read More

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We Are First Candle – Family Stories

Every family who has lost a baby to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID), and Stillbirth, has a unique story about their own difficult experience and... Read More

Webinar: Safe Infant Sleep Recommendations: What’s New In 2016?

Join us for a FREE Webinar Safe Infant Sleep Recommendations: What’s new in 2016? This webinar will include AAP updated recommendations, new research and nuances. Presented by: Dr. Rachel Moon, MD, FAAP,... Read More

The First Candle Gala Was A Huge Success!

Dear Supporters, On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016, families, researchers, and corporate donors gathered at The Pierre in New York, NY to recognize the outstanding achievements made by individuals and companies... Read More

Room to Grow in Boston Receives Donated Cribs from Delta Children’s Products and First Candle in Honor of National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

Cribs will go to mothers of babies born into poverty as part of Delta’s Safe Sleep Campaign BOSTON, MA, Oct. 26, 2016 – As part of National Pregnancy and Infant... Read More

Kate Spade & Company Named Corporate Honoree of First Candle 2016 Charity Gala, November 3rd at The Pierre In New York City

National nonprofit committed to the elimination of SIDS, Sudden Unexpected Infant Death, and Stillbirth will recognize Kate Spade & Company's maternal health program.   NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) OCTOBER 25,... Read More

New Safe-Sleep Recommendations to Protect Against SIDS and other Sleep-Related Infant Deaths

Infants should sleep in the same bedroom as their parents – but on a separate surface, such as a crib or bassinet, and never on a couch, armchair or soft... Read More

Boppy Launches Safe Sleep Education Kit For Childcare Centers

The Boppy Company Proudly Partners with Leading National Non-profit Organization First Candle to Safely Put Babies to Bed GOLDEN, Colo., Oct. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boppy Company believes every baby's... Read More