Ohio House Democratic LeaderEmilia Strong Sykes (D-Akron) will host Safe Sleep Awareness events on Monday, October 28, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The events will take place at Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Summa Health Systems in Akron, Ohio. Rep. Sykes will tour the NICU, engage in safe sleep conversations and deliver onesies at each hospital.

WHO: House Democratic Leader Emilia Strong Sykes (D-Akron)

WHAT: Safe sleep awareness events

WHEN:  Monday, Oct. 28 from 8-9 a.m. at Akron Children’s Hospital, 214 W. Bowery St, Akron, OH 44308

AND Monday, Oct. 28 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Akron General Hospital, 1 Akron General Avenue, Akron, OH 44307

AND Monday, Oct. 28 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Summa Health Systems, 141 N. Forge Street, Akron, OH 44304

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