The Cot Death Society provides, totally free of charge, on medical referral, Infant Respiration Monitors for parents in the community who have a baby classed as being at risk from Cot Death. The babies most at risk from cot death are: Premature, Low birth weight
Multiple births (twins), Ex-special care baby unit patients (SCBU), Respiratory problems, Suffering from chronic lung disease, Suffering from reflux, Apparent life threatening event (ALTE) and
Siblings of a prior cot death in the family.
The monitors are issued on medical referral and under medical supervision and counselling.