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Choking, Suffocation and Strangulation Prevention Safety Useful Links

American SIDS Institute - Dedicated to the prevention of sudden infant death and the promotion of infant health through a comprehensive nationwide program.

Association of SIDS and Infant Mortality Programs - Promotes leadership in bereavement services and maternal and child health  for professionals who respond to infant and child death.

Choking Prevention Information - American Academy of Pediatrics - Information on the American Academy of Pediatrics programs and activities, policies and guidelines, publications and other child health resources

CJ Foundation for SIDS - Devoted to eliminating the tragedy of sudden unexpected infant deaths and early childhood deaths, via advocacy, education and research grants.

Consumer Product Safety Commission - Protects the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction.

Cribs for Kids - Educates parents on the importance of safe sleep practices and provides cribs to families who cannot otherwise afford  a safe place for their babies to sleep.

First Candle - Nonprofit organization dedicated to safe pregnancies and survival of babies through the first years of life.via programs of research, education and advocacy.

NICHD Back to Sleep Campaign -  Prevention Strategies for reducing the risk of SIDS plus actions that parents and caregivers can take to reduce the risk of other sleep-related causes of infant death.

National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death & Pregnancy Loss Resource Center - Resources for professionals, new parents and families, child care providers and first responders to reduce sudden and unexpected infant/child death.