Supporting parents who hold the tiniest hands
Parents of Preemies Association in a volunteer based non-profit organization run by preemie parents for preemie parents.
Parents of Preemies Association is an Ottawa-based peer support system for parents of premature children that provides support long after the hospital stay to help ease the isolation and stigma parents of premature children often feel.
Packages for Preemies Program: These packages are provided to families in the hospital by request. Each FREE package includes a thermal tote bag, gently used preemie clothing and other useful items
In hospital support meetings: Our Hand in Hand Program allows parents to talk to others who have been there before, ask questions and take some time to connect with others
Online support group: Our closed Facebook group allows parents to connect with other preemie parents who are currently in the NICU or whose babies have graduated. Ask questions, share stories and support one another
Family Events: Annual family events allow parents and children to connect, stay in contact, and have fun after their time in the NICU