Welcome! This is the merged website for First Candle and CJ Foundation for SIDS.

Our Mission.

C.J. First Candle is committed to the elimination of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, Sudden Unexpected Infant Death and preventable Stillbirths through education and research while providing support for grieving families who have suffered a loss.

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What We Do

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PROGRAMS

Learn what we’re doing to educate parents, caregivers and health care providers.

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RESEARCH

Find out about the latest research being funded by CJ First Candle.

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EDUCATION

Get the latest information from the American Academy of Pediatrics on Safe Sleep.

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BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT

If you are one of the many families affected by the death of your child, CJ First Candle is here to help.

How You Can Help

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VOLUNTEER

Learn how you can get involved and help us get all babies to their first birthday.

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DONATE

We rely on your generosity to fund our life saving programs and services.

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STAY IN TOUCH

Keep up with what we’re doing and the latest on SIDS/SUID and Stillbirth.

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