We run half day study events around the country led by one of The Lullaby Trust’s Regional Development Officers.
Free SIDS and safe sleeping update and CONI awareness seminar (Manchester)
Delivered by Karen Molloy, Regional Development Officer at The Lullaby Trust, and Michelle Haughton, Liaison HV and CONI Lead
Date: Tuesday 31 October 2017
Time: 09.30 – 12.30 or 13.30 – 16.30
Location: Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service Training Centre, Cassidy Close, Manchester, M4 5HU
Free parking and refreshments will be available. To book a place, please email KarenM@lullabytrust.org.uk.
Free baby safety seminar on safer sleep and accident prevention (Plymouth)
Helping to meet public health targets around reduction in generalised infant mortality, and also supporting the early intervention and prevention agenda.
Date: Thursday 16 November 2017
Time: 2pm – 5pm
Location: Derriford Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Derriford Road, Plymouth PL6 8DH
Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis to Devon and Cornwall Health Visitors
To book a place, please email StellaP@lullabytrust.org.uk
More about our study events
Our study events cover four main themes which are detailed below.
1. Safer sleep and vulnerable babies
Aimed at anyone supporting families with babies. To include a general overview of SIDS rates in the UK and an essential look at safer sleep practices and evidence based advice. Updated for 2015 to include new National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines on co-sleeping and how they fit into your role.
2. Baby Safety
Aimed at all professionals who work with families with babies. To include up to date evidence-based advice on reducing the chance of SIDS and information on preventable accidents for babies and young children.
3. Sudden Infant Death: Caring for bereaved families
Aimed at anyone who works with bereaved families after a sudden unexpected death of a baby or young child. To include best practice when caring for and supporting bereaved parents and the extended family.
4. Smoking and SIDS/Infant mortality
Aimed at all professionals working with families with babies. To include information and research looking at the risks of smoking in pregnancy and smoking around young babies and how the safer sleep advice fits into this overall picture.