Volunteer Cuddlers "Bring Calmness" to Hectic NICU - NBC Southern California

    Volunteer Cuddlers "Bring Calmness" to Hectic NICU

    Nikki Conkings is familiar with the sights and sounds of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Her son spent three weeks in the NICU 34 years ago in the same hospital where she currently volunteers as a "cuddler." She spends hours rocking, singing and comforting newborn babies when their parents are unable to. This video was posted to NBCLA.com on Jan. 30, 2013. (Published Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013) Nikki Conkings is familiar with the sights and sounds of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Her son spent three weeks in the NICU 34 years ago in... See More