HIP DYSPLASIA SUPPORT LINKS

 Resources for Hip Kids and their families 

 INFORMATION & FACT SHEETS  

HDCA BLOG - stories, helpful info and our journey 

HEALTHY SWADDLING - learn how to swaddle you baby with hip healthy techniques 

Is BABYWEARING hip friendly? Read all about it HERE 

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT - Breastfeeding Australia provides tips on positioning and latching while in a brace or cast

HIP DYSPLASIA INTITUTE - Fact sheets & resources available in many translations 

Treatment of DDH - The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne fact sheets, signs/symptoms of DDH & types of treatments, splints, braces, casts and more  

SPICA CASTS - The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne fact sheet - helpful information for those parents facing hip surgery & Spica Cast 

NAPPY CHANGING - Informative video about Spica Casts & nappy changes

 

DOWNLOADABLES 

PREPARING FOR HOSPITAL - a free resources for families prepping kids 18mths-5yrs for surgery 

COLOUR FUN #ddhwarrior colour fun sheet - keep you little one busy with an inclusive colouring sheet celebrating their strength. 

NAPPY CHANGING RESOURCE - a free download for you and your child's care givers/childcare. Printable posters and care instructions to help educate about hip healthy nappy changes whether your child is in a brace, cast or for good general hip health.

  

STORIES 

 ALY + AMELIA'S JOURNEY - Amelia is the babe featured in our marketing materials. Follow their journey and how Aly continues to raise awareness for parents of DDH babies. @mamajags

TIARNESS + ELLIS - Ellis is also featured in many of our posts & marketing. Check out their adventures @raising_two_daughters

 MY LITTLE HIPSTAR

SPICA BABY LOVE

 CHEZZI + SUNDAY - follow Sunday's spica cast journey as Chezzi navigates mum & cast life @chezzidenyer

ONE MUMS JOURNEY - from brace to cast to recovery

 

SUPPORT GROUPS 

HDCA SUPPORT GROUP - Our very own Hip Clothing Support group for all parents seeking a place to chat and share 

HEALTHY HIPS AUSTRALIA - access a support group in your state or territory, Spica Families and those with children 4+ years diagnosed with DDH 

 I'M A HIPpy - Canadian based support forum & patient stories

 WORLDWIDE SUPPORT - DDH BABIES, KIDS & ADULTS

The Strength Beyond Project - Raising awareness & empowering others. Stories from  DDH warriors of all ages

 

HIP FRIENDLY PRODUCTS  

SPICA DOLLS & Merchandise - Strength Beyond Project raising awareness for DDH including gorgeous handmade Spica Dolls. Olivia is a true hip WARRIOR and her mum makes the gorgeous dolls. 

 FURNITURE - HIP & CO Spica Table & BubNest Bree is a hip Mum and another small biz mumma!! 

 CLOTHING - HIPCLOTHINGAU - brace and cast friendly clothing 

 ERGO POUCHES - Sleep Products

 LOVE TO DREAM SWADDLES - Sleeping bags

 BABY WEARING  - check out recommended hip healthy product recommendations from The International Healthy Hip Institute 

 CAR SEATS - Healthy Hips Australia Fact Sheet 

 HIGHCHAIRS - coming soon HDCA fact sheet 

HOPE THE HIP HIPPO  - Picture Book By  , Illustrated by  

 

If you know of another we should add, please contact us adelle@hipclothingau.com 

DISCLAIMER This information is intended to support, not replace, discussion with your doctor or healthcare professionals. Every effort is made to ensure this information is up to date, accurate and easy to understand. Hip Dysplasia Clothing Australia accepts no responsibility for any inaccuracies, information perceived as misleading.