The Queen's Nursing Institute

The Queen's Nursing Institute works with the public, nurses and decision-makers to make sure that good quality nursing is available at home for everyone when they need it.

Healthcare at home

Shaken Baby Syndrome

Janine McKnight created the 'Stop that shake! Babies Break!' project in Staffordshire. The aim of the project was to raise awareness of the dangers of shaking a baby to make it quiet. Some inexperienced parents can inadvertently cause permanent brain damage to babies by doing this. The QNI helped to fund a professional resource back to help educate young people about shaken baby syndrome, and educational sessions.

To read more please go to

Shaken baby syndrome group


Supporting Carers

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