Placing a baby in
the Pepi-Pod® sleep space

(video demo)


'Learning from Parents' (NEW)
about using Pepi-Pod sleep spaces with more vulnerable infants

'Their First 500 Sleeps'

 A comprehensive programme report
of the first three years
'First Days'

Report on a trial run of a small-sized infant sleep space for safer co-sleeping in postnatal facilities


Are you a distributor of the Pepi-Pod® programme?          

Then here is where you will find the materials you need. Some have been refreshed to align with the changes to sleep space services in NZ, beginning January 2019. Scroll down to see new resources.

For more information about your local service, contact the Service Coordinator for your DHB.                         



Sleep Space Data Record 2019             

Data forms have been simplified (see MEMO). A data service is offered here to complement Ministry of Health requirements and support DHBs with local control of quality processes.

This is where you can enter data online for any or all of: 

  1. Ministry of Health reporting
  2. Distribution reporting
  3. Impact reporting                     



This link will remain open until 1st Feb 2019 to enable data entry to be completed, for all sleep spaces issued in 2018. (NZ only)

ONLINE VERSION  Pepi-Pod Programme Data Record NZAU OLD

RESOURCES    The links below are all the print resources needed to distribute the programme.   
TRAINING   This is where to find training tools and support resources. (to be refreshed during 2019)
REGISTRATION PROCESS    Programme Coordinators looking for where to apply to register distributors can use this online Distributor Registration form.
COORDINATION TOOLS    We have developed tools to support those coordinating the programme locally.
 'First Days' is a smaller Pepi-Pod® for use in hospital settings in the first days of life. This is a Report on a small trial run of its use in postnatal facilities in New Zealand. Relative pod sizes compared here. To enquire, please contact us.
MODERN POD   The Pepi-Pod®  sleep space has undergone a 'windows upgrade'. Windows are a specific feature of the new pod to foster connection and closeness for babies and parents. To find out more ...
LOCAL CONTACT DETAILS   Link here to the contact details of regional coordinators of Pepi-Pod® programmes (being updated).

As of 1st July 2017, the Pepi-Pod® Programme is established,  as an integral part a national health-funded effort to protect the lives of more vulnerable NZ infants. It is establishing similarly in parts of Australia.