Calling all NICU Sibling Superheroes! Join us Friday, July 15, 2016 from 10:00am to 11:30am as we celebrate our brave and courageous NICU siblings. Families will enjoy fun and excitement as our superheroes defeat our obstacle course, participate in arts and crafts, and meet other families who are currently or… Read more about July 15, 2016 Sibling Superhero Party!
Bonding…what every parent wants for themselves and their baby. When a baby is born too soon or with complications and has to be admitted to the NICU the bonding process between parent and child is disrupted. Research has proven that parents involved in kangaroo care provides benefits not only for… Read more about Bonding through Kangaroo Care
NICU Helping Hands is thrilled to announce a new partnership that will expand the reach of our resources by bringing them to the front of the The Mighty‘s extensive readership. NICU Helping Hands will now have a growing home page on The Mighty and will appear on many stories throughout the site. This will give readers the… Read more about New: We’re Partnering With The Mighty!
Patty Eck What attracted you to volunteering for NICU Helping Hands? My mother, who was also my best friend, passed away suddenly in September 2013. My grief was overwhelming. I wanted to do something special to honor my mom but could not find a cause I felt would honor her. … Read more about March Volunteer Spotlight
As Prematurity Awareness Month draws to a close tonight we wanted to share a personal facebook post from Natalie Gordon, one of NICU Helping Hands’ Program Facilitators. Every day Natalie supports families going through the journey of the NICU and also the journey after the NICU. Even though she has… Read more about Because the journey doesn’t end after the NICU…