There are many reasons why caregivers choose to use a sling/carrier.
* For bonding and attachment * Hands free cuddles* To access places prams are inconvenient * Can enable skin to skin* Reduces crying * Brain, social and language development * Releases oxytocin * Enables you to meet your needs as well as theirs
Sling safety is so important.
TICKS guidelines are one way of assessing if baby is safe.
Please see here for more information
Dr Rosie Knowles also has a fantastic article with many safety tips here
Please come and see us at any drop in session or contact us for further information