Purchase of 16 Recliner Chairs for the Neonatal Unit 

These chairs have many benefits for premature and high risk babies and their families.
They allow parents to hold their premature baby skin to skin for prolonged periods. This helps the baby to stabilise their breathing and heart beat as well as regulating their temperature.

They assist onward progression to breast/bottle feeding. The design provides support for mothers and their babies as they establish breastfeeding; the mother's hold influences the baby's position at the breast which is vital to ensure an effective latch and successful breastfeeding.