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CCHP writes for an audience of child care providers, parents, trainers, and child care health consultants. Our materials are supported by trusted sources of health and safety advice, including the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Caring for Our Children (CFOC), and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).

Safe Infant Sleeping Environment

Child in crib with nothing but a sheet
Reducing the Risk of SIDS and Other Sleep-Related Infant Deaths The following steps, recommended by...

Safe Sleep Policy for Infants in Child Care

Policy outlining how child care provider will provide a safe sleep environment for infant
All child care providers at [program name] will follow safe sleep recommendations for infants to...

Sample Infant Sleep Observation Form

This form can be used to document that a provider has checked on a sleeping infant every 15 minutes...