Safe Sleep for Babies

Every time you put baby down to sleep, follow these 3 tips

Back to sleep for safety
Back to sleep for safety
Always put baby on their back when sleeping
Clear your baby's crib
Clear your baby’s crib
Remove blankets and soft objects
Always close, never together
Always close, never together
Sleep separately from your baby to keep them safe

Remember these recommendations, too

Set up sleep support
Set up sleep support
A partner, parent, or friend can be sure you get a rest
Maintain a smoke-free environment
Maintain a smoke-free environment
Keep baby away from smokers and places people smoke
Do not overheat your baby
Do not overheat your baby
Don’t over-bundle baby and watch for signs of overheating, like sweating or feeling hot to the touch

Learn more about sleep safety

Last updated August 12, 2020