A Webinar for Child Care Health Consultants

Strategies to Support Safe Sleep Environments in Early Childhood Education Programs

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m. EST


The National Center on Early Childhood Health and Wellness (NCECHW) invites child care health consultants to register for our series of ongoing webinars to support child care health consultation in all early childhood education (ECE) programs.

In this webinar, learn how safe sleep environments can help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID).  Dr. Rachel Moon, national pediatric expert and researcher on safe sleep, will explore current research and updated recommendations.  Find out how consultants can strengthen program’s policies and understanding for safe sleep.

Topics for the webinar include:

  1.  Understanding the current recommendations, science, and research about SIDS and SUID
  2. Identifying how to communicate safe sleep practices in ECE program policies
  3. Identifying resources to understand best practices in safe sleep environments, including the 2016 updates to safe infant sleeping environments

Who Should Participate?

This webinar will benefit an array of audiences, including:  child care health consultants, child care nurse consultants, health educators and advocates; health services staff, infant/toddler specialists and consultants; Family Resources Centers; home visitors; licensors; program leadership; and others working with ECE programs.

How to Register

Select the link to register HERE.


If you have questions, contact NCECHW at or call (toll-free) 1-888-227-5125.