Journey Bead Program News

The NICU Journey Bead Program is a family support based program that serves as a connection between parents, their baby, and their healthcare team. It’s the ONLY NICU specific bead program and the first of its kind where the focus is on the celebration of milestones, growth progression, and the parent experience.


As seen on the TODAY SHOW.

Peekaboo ICU NICU Journey Bead Program- Highlighted on the TODAY SHOW.
Original:“‘NICU beads’ mark milestones for preemies and their parents”

Read Sarah Clagett’s (The TODAY SHOW’s Producer) Blog post about her experience:
I wasn’t ready: Mom of preemie born at 24 weeks shares emotional journey

TriHealth Good Samaritan Hospital in Cinncinnati OH explains the benefit of NICU Journey Bead Program in their unit.

Saint Alphonsus hospital in Boise Idaho celebrate ‘NICU journey beads’ babies’ NICU milestones

Peekaboo ICU NICU Journey Beads – Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, PA
Original article

Peekaboo ICU NICU Journey Beads – Dignity Health Northridge Hospital, CA


Beads to commemorate big moments in tiny babies’ lives
Listen to Melissa Hewitt of Einstein Medical Center discuss the value of commemorating milestones in the NICU, and about our NICU Journey Bead Program and how it has positively impacted the lives of many.