Looking after your baby on the neonatal unit

Parents doing skin-to-skin and tube feeding

It can be hard to know how to look after your baby in neonatal care. But getting involved can help you and your baby. Find information and support in this section.

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Getting involved in your baby's care

Find out how to make the most of your time on the unit with your baby, and how to help your baby to know your love, your touch and your care. This animation was produced with support from our partner, Pampers, and narrated by our Ambassador Lady Sarra Hoy.

Listen to our podcast, NICU, SCBU and you

Listen to parents talk about their experiences and challenges with caring for their baby on the neonatal unit, a health professional on the benefits for everyone and get tips on how to get involved.