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SUID/SIDS Gateway

Links to SUID and SIDS Partners

This page highlights state and national organizations, and federal agencies that provide information on SIDS and other infant death, including bereavement services.

To find materials about a state in the Resource Center library, use the search page.

States

These state-based SIDS/SUID organizations offer online resources. Links are also provided to state Maternal and Child Health (Title V) directors and SIDS/SUID contacts provided by Project IMPACT and to First Candle's local support resources for grieving families.

Also see the National Center for the Review and Prevention of Child Deaths State Spotlights.

Alabama

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Alaska

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Arizona

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Arkansas

See: Project Impact | First Candle

California

California SIDS Program

San Diego Guild for Infant Survival

SIDS Alliance of Northern California

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Colorado

Angel Eyes (formerly Colorado SIDS Program)

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Connecticut

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Delaware

See: Project Impact | First Candle

District of Columbia

SIDS Mid-Atlantic (MD. VA, DC)

Wendt Center for Loss and Healing

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Florida

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Georgia

Georgia SIDS Project

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Hawaii

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Idaho

Inland Northwest SIDS Foundation, Inc.

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Illinois

SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Services) of Illinois, Inc.

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Indiana

SIDS Center of Indiana

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Iowa

Iowa SIDS Foundation

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Kansas

SIDS Network of Kansas

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Kentucky

SIDS Network of Kentucky

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Louisiana

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Maine

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Maryland

Center for Infant & Child Loss

SIDS Mid-Atlantic (MD. VA, DC)

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Center for SIDS

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Michigan

Tomorrow's Child Michigan SIDS

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Minnesota

Minnesota Sudden Infant Death (SID) Center

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Mississippi

Mississippi SIDS Alliance

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Missouri

SIDS Resources, Inc.

24/7 crisis helpline: 1-800-421-3511

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Montana

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Nebraska

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Nevada

See: Project Impact | First Candle

New Hampshire

See: Project Impact | First Candle

New Jersey

SIDS Center of New Jersey

See: Project Impact | First Candle

New York

New York State Centers for Sudden Infant Death

See: Project Impact | First Candle

New Mexico

See: Project Impact | First Candle

North Carolina

North Carolina Healthy Start Foundation

See: Project Impact | First Candle

North Dakota

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Ohio

Sudden Infant Death Network of Ohio

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Oklahoma

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Oregon

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Pennsylvania

Cribs for Kids

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Rhode Island

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South Carolina

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South Dakota

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Tennessee

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Texas

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Utah

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Vermont

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Virginia

Virginia SIDS Alliance

SIDS Mid-Atlantic (MD. VA, DC)

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Washington State

Northwest Infant Survival & SIDS Alliance (NISSA)

See: Project Impact | First Candle

West Virginia

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Wisconsin

Infant Death Center of Wisconsin

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Wyoming

See: Project Impact | First Candle

Federal Agencies

National Organizations

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

American Association of SIDS Prevention Professionals (AASPP)

American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM)

American College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP)

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

American Public Health Association (APHA)

American SIDS Institute

Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC)

Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP)

Association of SIDS and Infant Mortality Programs (ASIP)

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

Bereavement Services / Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation

Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (CFSID)

Center for Loss and Life Transition

Center for Loss in Multiple Births, Inc. (CLIMB)

Children's Safety Network (CSN)

CJ Foundation for SIDS

Compassionate Friends

Cribs for Kids

The Dougy Center

First Candle's Partners

First Candle/SIDS Alliance

Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (FSID)

Healthy Child Care America Back to Sleep Campaign (AAP)

Hospice Foundation of America (HFA)

Hygeia Foundation, Inc.

International Society for the Study and Prevention of Perinatal and Infant Death (ISPID)

International Stillbirth Alliance (ISA)

March of Dimes (MOD)

MISS Foundation

Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death (MEND)

National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association (NANAINA)

National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT)

National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC)

National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)

National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME)

National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN)

National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH)

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)

National Black Nurses Association (NBNA)

National Center for Cultural Competence SUID/SIDS Project (NCCC)

National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health (NCEMCH)

National Center for the Review and Prevention of Child Deaths (formerly the National MCH Center for Child Death Review)

National Center on Child Fatality Review (NCFR)

National Child Care Information and Technical Assistance Center (NCCIC)

National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program (NFIMR)

National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)

National Head Start Association (NHSA)

National Health Information Center (NHIC)

National Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies Coalition (HMHB)

National Healthy Start Association (NHSA)

National Medical Association (NMA)

National Partnership to Help Pregnant Smokers Quit

National Perinatal Association (NPA)

National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education (NRC)

National Rural Health Association (NRHA)

National Stillbirth Society

National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death and Pregnancy Loss Project at the National Center for Cultural Competence

National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death and Pregnancy Loss Project Impact

National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death and Pregnancy Loss Program Support Center

National SUID/SIDS Resource Center

Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance (PLIDA)

SAFE KIDS USA

SHARE Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc.

SIDS America

SIDS Educational Services, Inc.

SIDS Network

Society of Pediatric Nurses (SPN)

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM)

SPALS: Subsequent Pregnancy After Loss Support

Student National Medical Association (SNMA)

Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood Program

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Updated: July 2011

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.