Expecting Parents


Now that you are pregnant, this is your gateway to support. First Candle is here to offer information, materials and advice on how to help keep your baby healthy and safe, both during pregnancy and after birth.

Advances in medical research have allowed doctors to develop proactive steps that parents and caregivers can take to protect their baby from stillbirth, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sudden unexpected infant deaths (SUID). By faithfully following First Candle’s lifesaving safe sleep and kick counting recommendations, you will be giving your baby the best possible chance to reach his or her first birthday healthy and safe.