In Monroe County, an average of 10 babies a year have died in unsafe sleep conditions.
Healthy babies are dying, in Monroe County and across the nation, because unsafe sleeping arrangements leave them vulnerable to accidental suffocation. The Baby Safe Sleep Coalition was formed to raise awareness about these deaths and advocate for a safer world for babies.
Comprised of health and human services professionals from a dozen Monroe County agencies, the coalition has launched an ambitious program to attack this problem.
Join the fun and support the Baby Safe Sleep Coalition in its mission to save babies' lives. Mark your calendar for Sunday, April 27 for the 3rd annual Baby Safe Sleep Rocks fundraiser at Penfield Country Club.Read more »
2013 saw significant strides forward in the Baby Safe Sleep Coalition's mission to eliminate preventable infant deaths due to unsafe sleep environments.Read more »