Safe Sleep for Your Baby

Is your baby sleeping safely?


Breastfeeding is also recommended to help reduce the risk of SIDS.  Check out this guide to breastfeeding.

Need a safe place to put your baby to sleep?  The Perry County Health Department is dedicated to keeping sleeping babies safe.  If you cannot afford a crib or Pack ‘n Play where you can lay your baby Alone on their Back in their Crib, contact Chad Seurkamp at 740-342-5179 to check your eligibility for assistance.

Still have questions about making sure your baby is sleeping safely? Don’t hesitate to contact us!

Additional Resources:

Ohio Department of Health  – Infant Safe Sleep

Cribs for Kids – Helping Every Baby Sleep Safer 

First Candle – Helping Babies Survive and Thrive