Who We Are

We are imperfect parents, professionals, friends, and volunteers that believe in the evidence of skin-to-skin and Kangaroo Care and want to help spread its practice globally.

We help unite, mobilize, and support the efforts of educating,  implementing, and practicing Kangaroo Care in hospitals and at home.


We believe in the science that supports kangaroo care and the physiological benefits to the parent/child.  We have held our babies skin to skin (or wished we had).

We believe that all newborns, independent of their size, medical condition, developmental stage, geographical location, or social status, have the right to experience  love, attachment, and bonding after birth (and for months) through skin to skin contact