“Reducing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and infant mortality is a priority.”
The program will be available in every province by next year.
A non-profit organization based in Toronto has announced that they will be bringing baby boxes to Ontario parents this year. But people are skeptical.
The Alberta government revealed its plan to bring the 75-year Finnish tradition to Canada and hopes to roll it out across the country.
"Being a first-time parent, there are a lot of unknowns."
The Finnish tradition has inspired more than 30 countries to adopt a similar program.