Home Visiting Training – Safe Sleep

Home Visiting Program - Safe Sleep

New Mexico Early Childhood Safe Sleep Initiative

The New Mexico Early Childhood Safe Sleep Initiative online training is designed to support all home visiting providers, parents, caregivers, home based service providers, center based service providers, and Head Start and Early Head Start providers in:

Identifying facts and myths about Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID)/Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
Understanding current information about SIDS risk factors
Defining actions that families and caregivers can take to reduce SIDS risk
Understanding the procedure for requesting, storing, and distributing the New Mexico Home Visiting Safe Sleep Cradles

Home Visiting Program - Safe Sleep (Not-for-Credit)

Important: If you are required to take the Safe Sleep training as part of Home Visiting Training requirements, please go to the Moodle course titled "Home Visiting Program – Safe Sleep (For-Credit)"

This version of the Online Home Visiting Safe Sleep training can be taken as a review course for personnel who have already taken the required Home Visiting Program – Safe Sleep training for credit and want to review it as a refresher, or share it with family members. It is also available for others who want information about Safe Sleep best practices, but are not interested in receiving a certificate of completion for credit.

Links to Other Sites

Resources and Documents

Home Visiting Safe Sleep_ English and Spanish