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NICU families shouldn't have to do it alone.

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We are a parent led, charitable organization providing education, support and advocacy for premature babies and their families.

November 17th is WORLD PREMATURITY DAY! Celebrate with CPBF! Learn more here. 

Approximately 30,000 babies are born prematurely every year in Canada.

We continue to build on our momentum with peer support programs, resources for families and health care professionals, and research leading to improved outcomes and experiences for babies and families.

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Our efforts are focused in these areas of greatest impact.
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Free support programs and information to help you along the way


Educational resources to help you feel confident and comfortable

Awareness & Advocacy

Supporting best care practices and raising the parental voice 


Collaborating with researchers for better outcomes


Consider making a donation, however small, to CPBF. Together we can do even more to help families of the most vulnerable. #CanadianPreemies. Donate securely here.

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Parents of premature babies, together with neonatal health care professionals from across Canada, make up our dynamic CPBF Team!

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