YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Everyday can be a struggle for a mother. The devastating news that your child will stay in the N.I.CU. will bring unknown emotions. Glo Preemies is offering support via online or at our meetings located throughout the west coast. Glo Preemies stands by our mission to beautify, support, and empower our fearless mothers and queens.
Founder, Ashley Randolph, 3 Times a NICU mom
NICU FACT OF THE WEEK: Kangaroo care in the NICU is holding your baby to your skin to keep them warm and comfortable. It also helps reduce stress for parents and baby. Yes dads! you can do kangaroo care too.
Company or Program of the week: Hand to Hold helps families before, during, and after NICU stays and infant loss by providing powerful resources for the whole family. Visit Hand to Hold today at www.handtohold.org
Life after Birth: Premature Success will be availble soon. This book will follow Ashley and what she experienced through her three births and the NICU. You will learn how to overcome life obstacles and use your inner strength to become successful.
African Americans are more likely to have preterm labor and delivery. Being black places you at 46% more likely to have a child that will require some time in the NICU.
2019, Join Glo Preemies as 1 Million Mothers March 4 Preemies and demand equality in healthcare. We will march to support one another and to raise awareness in the African American Community. Also, sign up for the #BMM4P Newsletter. Together we are a family.