Basis Information Sheets

Basis information sheets are provided for you to download and print as required, free of charge.

Download and/or print our latest A5 flyer - ideal for introducing Basis to parents or colleagues.

Our Info Sheets on 'Where Babies Sleep' and 'Bedsharing & Safety' have been endorsed by NICE as suitable resources for health practitioners to use in implementing the new NICE cosleeping and SIDS recommendations in UK. See http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg37 for the revised guidance, and http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg37/resources for the link from NICE to the endorsed resources.

Information sheet 1: Normal Infant Sleep

Information sheet 2: Where babies sleep

Information sheet 3: Bed-sharing & safety

Information sheet 4: Daytime sleep and slings

Information sheet 5: Sleep aids: Dummies, swaddling and sleep bags

Information sheet 6: Sleep training

Information sheet 7: Twin infant sleep


You can now download and print Italian translations of all our information sheets:

Normal infant sleep - Il sonno normale dei bambini

Where babies sleep - Dove dormono i bambini

Bed-sharing & safety - Condivisione del letto e sicurezza

Day-time sleep & slings - Usare una fascia portabebe per il sonno diurno dei vostri bambini

Sleep aids -Succhiotti, fasce e sacchi nanna

Sleep training - Insegnare a dormire

Twin infant sleep - Il sonno dei neonati gemelli


You can now download and print Spanish translations of all our information sheets:

Normal infant sleep - El Sueño Normal del Bebé

Where babies sleep - Dónde duermen los bebés

Bed-sharing & safety - Colecho y Seguridad

Day-time sleep & slings - El uso del Portabebés para el sueño diurno

Sleep aids - Chupetes, empañadura y sacos de dormir para bebés

Sleep training - Métodos para Enseñar a Dormir

Twin infant sleep - El Sueño de los Gemelos y Mellizos


You can now download and print Dutch translations of all our information sheets:

Normal infant sleep - Normaal slaapgedrag van baby’s en jonge kinderen

Where babies sleep - Waar baby’s slapen

Bed-sharing & safety - Bedding-in en veiligheid

Day-time sleep & slings - Het gebruik van een draagdoek voor slapen overdag

Sleep aids - Fopspenen, inbakeren en babyslaapzakken

Sleep training - Slaaptraining

Twin infant sleep - Slaapgedrag van tweelingbaby’s


Japanese translations of all our information sheets are now available for you to download and print

Normal infant sleep - 赤ちゃんの通常の睡眠

Where babies sleep - 赤ちゃんが眠る場所

Bed-sharing & safety - ベッドに一緒に寝ること (ベッドの共有)と安全性

Day-time sleep & slings - 日中の睡眠(昼寝)でのスリングの 使用

Sleep aids - おしゃぶり、スワドリング(布で赤ちゃんを しっかり巻くこと)、赤ちゃん用寝袋(スリーパー)

Sleep training - ねんねトレーニング(ネントレ)、 睡眠トレーニンク

Twin infant sleep - 双子の赤ちゃんの睡眠