World Prematurity Day 2014

Join Bliss on World Prematurity Day 17 November 2014

This year 15 million babies will be born prematurely around the world, 60,000 right here in the UK.

On 17 November, World Prematurity Day, Bliss will join with other organisations around the globe to raise awareness.

We know that having a premature baby can turn your world upside down.

Join us on World Prematurity Day and help us turn the world the right way up for the thousands of families all around around the UK who are facing an extremely traumatic time when their baby comes early.

Click here to download more information about how you can get involved.

Send us your photos

This year we’re asking everyone around the UK to send us a favourite photo of your little one. We’ll be joining all the images together in a photo collage which we’ll be sharing on Monday 17 November and asking you to share with all of your friends and family on Facebook and twitter to help us raise awareness.

Send your photos to mediateam@bliss.org.uk

Hold a Little Lights Walk

Light a little light -  organise your own or take part in our flagship London Little Lights Walk on Saturday 15 November.

twitter@Blisscharity – Tweet the following message on 17 November – I am supporting #wpd to help the 15 million babies born too soon each year with @Blisscharity #giveahug

fb update your facebook status on 17 November – I am supporting Bliss this World Prematurity Day to to make sure all the tiny babies get the support ythey need. Help us raise awareness of the serious issues faced by them and their families by sharing and liking. https://www.facebook.com/WorldPrematurityDay

You can donate to to Bliss for World Prematurity Day here

 

 

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