Safe Kids Northeast Florida
THE PLAYERS Center for Child Health at Wolfson Children’s Hospital is the lead organization for Safe Kids Northeast Florida.
The infant safety experts at Safe Kids Northeast Florida work in the community to help moms and dads, grandparents and caregivers follow safe sleep practices.
Advocating for children is the most important part of our mission. Through THE PLAYERS Center for Child Health at Wolfson Children’s, we reach beyond the walls of the hospital to promote safe and healthy childhoods for all kids in our region.
7 items to check before baby sleeps.
Make sleep time the safest it can be by following guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Before you lay your baby down to sleep at night or for a nap, consider these safety tips and practical considerations.
Tips and articles from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Babies spend lots of time sleeping and should sleep on their backs only, but doctors recommend some tummy time when baby is awake. Learn about the benefits of tummy time and get some tips.
Being a new or expectant mom can feel overwhelming — but you’re not alone.
The Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition is ready to support your health as well as the health of your baby. Connect is the place for you to get one-on-one support, resources and guidance to ensure a healthy mom and family.
Every woman and child deserves an equal and healthy start in life, but too many babies die from preventable causes. “Hey Mama” is aimed at reducing the significant disparities in Black birth outcomes by focusing on Black women (ages 18-34) who are either pregnant or new moms residing in the Jacksonville-area ZIP codes with the highest infant mortality rates (32209 and 32210).