Tummy time is a simple position with enormous benefits! Home visitors have a unique opportunity to partner with families and help them understand the importance of tummy time and how to add it to their routine.
Tummy Time and Free Play for Infants Video
Five things in five minutes for home visitors to help families promote tummy time with their babies.
Healthy Home Visiting: Tummy Time Podcast
Listen on the go to a podcast (audio-only version) of the five-minute video for home visitors on helping families promote tummy time with their babies.
What to Know Before You Go
A refresher for home visitors on the importance of tummy time, as well as motor development and safety guidelines around tummy time.
During the Visit
Strategies for home visitors to introduce and promote tummy time experiences while working with families.
For Expectant Families
A resource for new and expectant parents on the importance of tummy time and how to get started!
Resource Type: Article
National Centers: Health, Behavioral Health, and Safety
Last Updated: January 28, 2021