Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides education, follow-up, and referrals for families who have a child die of sudden infant death syndrome
Provides education for professionals and the public on SIDS
ObjectivesTo assist families in coping with a death from SIDS
To provide education regarding SIDS
To increase parent/care giver's knowledge of reducing the risk of SIDS
LocationPueblo County
Public TransportationVia city bus route.
Facility/ADA AccessAccessible
Intake ProcedureReferral from Colorado SIDS Center, physician, vital statistics, coroner, family, or other
Intake RequirementsNotification of a SIDS death
Helpful TipsSIDS is a major cause of death of infants between one month and one year of age
Funded ByLocal health department
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsFamilies who have experienced SIDS
First responders, health care providers, day care providers, general public
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish translation available
EligibilityPueblo County residents and visitors
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Insurance AcceptedNA
 
Availability
Hours of Operation8:00 am - 5:00 pm weekdays
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1101 W. 9th Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipPueblo, CO 81003
Mailing Address 1101 W. 9th Street
Mailing City, State, ZipPueblo, Colorado 81003
Main Phone(719) 583-4380
Emergency/After Hours Phone(719) 560-6000
Fax(719) 583-4439
Web Addresswww.pueblohealthdept.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameMrs.
 
Additional Information
SourcePueblo
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Pueblo City-County Health Department
This Program: Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
Affiliated Services: Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - Pueblo City-County Health Department