The 17th November marks global World Prematurity Day. Around 15 million babies worldwide born prematurely, that is about 1 in 10 children. This day aims to raise awareness for the challenges of preterm birth and shine a light on the risks and consequences faced by preterm infants and their families worldwide. Here in Northern Ireland where Shnuggle HQ is located,TinyLifethe only charity supporting preterm babies and their families, will lead on local events and support families to tell their stories. The theme this year is Kangaroo Mother Care.