Image of a middle heart in turquoise with number 10 on a sling. Outside the heart 10 people (5 in green and 5 in purple) are holding smaller turquoise hearts.<br /> A turquoise circle is around this image surrounded by a larger one and in the middle of both circle written in purple “International Babywearing Week 2018” on top and below “Babywearing has...”Welcome to International Babywearing Week! International Babywearing Week (IBW) is a week-long opportunity to celebrate, promote, advocate for, and focus media attention on the many benefits of babywearing.

We invite non-profit babywearing groups around the world to participate in IBW by registering as Official Celebrating Organizations. These organizations join the celebration by hosting online and in-person events throughout the week. Babywearing International will promote IBW through this website, InstagramTwitter, and Facebook accounts with contests, awards, giveaways, and other interactive events.

International Babywearing Week 2018 will be held October 1 – 7, 2018 and will be celebrating the theme “Babywearing Has….”


IBW2018 Dates Extended

Last year we opened a survey to allow you to select new dates for this year’s celebration. The first week of October won the popular vote in our survey and after the dates... READ MORE