CuddleCot donated to hospital in Chile

Recently we were able to help Cencomex in Santiago place a CuddleCot in the San Borja Hospital, Chile.  Increasing our global reach in this way gives more families around the world access to CuddleCot and the all-too-important gift of time when experiencing baby loss. This allows families to spend precious time making memories they otherwise would not have had the chance to make and can help as part of the grieving process.

CuddleCot Donated to Chile hospital

We posted the news to our social media channels and this has created more interest in Chile and beyond. Parents raising funds in memory of their baby have reached out to us for information and guidance.

We are committed to supporting families around the world who have experienced a tragic loss. A CuddleCot may not be for every family, but every family should have the choice of a CuddleCot.

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