Join Us at the Juneteenth Event for Infant Safe Sleep Awareness!

Hello, wonderful community members! Mark your calendars for a special event. This June 17th and 18th, we’re participating in the annual Juneteenth Festival at Valdez Hall. But we’re not going it alone – we’re thrilled to be teaming up with the Black Wellness & Prosperity Center and Cultural Brokers, Inc. Together, we’re putting a spotlight […]

Free Onesie Campaign

In our continuous mission to protect the littlest lives in our community, we have partnered community-based organizations who have the same vision in protecting our children and promoting Infant Safe Sleep awareness. Our joint efforts aim to reduce the incidence of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in Fresno County, ensuring that every baby enjoys safe […]

Semana Binacional de Salud 2022

Participamos en la #SemanaBinacionaldeSalud2022 con el Consulado de Mexico y compartimos una conversación sobre el sueño infantil y cómo se puede proteger a los bebés del síndrome de muerte súbita infantil. (ENG: We participated in #SemanaBinacionaldeSalud2022 with the consulate of Mexico and shared a conversation about infant sleep and how babies can be protected from sudden infant […]

New Campaign Launches to Increase Awareness about Safe Infant Sleep Practices

 FRESNO, CA: New campaign aims to educate and create awareness on safe infant sleep practices to help reduce the number of babies that die before their first birthday due to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in Fresno County.  Although many U.S. states and territories have seen recent decreases in sleep-related infant deaths, a review of […]

Why Is Stomach Sleeping Dangerous?

As parents, we want our babies to get some sleep. Not only does it give us a break, but we know the baby is going to be happier when they’re well-rested. So you do what 70% of parents have let their babies do, which is sleep on their stomach at some point, despite being told […]

Infant Safe Sleep Campaign

First 5 Fresno County recognizes the importance of equipping parents and caregivers with tools and resources as they support the healthy development of their children. Furthermore, we acknowledge the need to challenge the healthcare field to provide respectable and inclusive care and education to our communities. This is why we are excited to announce that […]

Black Wellness & Prosperity Center

Black Wellness & Prosperity Center is a catalyst to improve the well-being and prosperity in the Black community in Fresno. Their goal is to educate people on health, wellness, and prosperity while also celebrating their cultures.  Black Wellness & Prosperity Center is also an online resource for parents to learn about the importance of Safe […]

What Can You do NOW to Prevent SIDS

You don’t have to be a supermom to keep your baby sleeping safe and comfortable—all you need to do is follow a few simple guidelines. Here are actionable steps you can take TODAY to help prevent your baby from becoming one of the 3,500 babies who die from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Many of us tend […]