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Premature babies are those born before the full 37 weeks of pregnancy. Premature babies may need additional support for their gross motor development. See the Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists leaflet for useful advise on play ideas and positions to promote premature babies early skills.

Last updated: 8 March, 2019

  • Prescribed app

This is a prescribed app. It should only be used alongside a face to face intervention provided by a mental health worker. Check with your local service to see if they subscribe to the app.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): We are not allowing visitors to any of our hospital or inpatient sites in order to protect our patients and staff who care for them from the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). This is with effect from Monday 23 March 2020 until further notice.