“ICU Grandpa” Offers Comforting Cuddles for Babies in Hospital

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

One of the best things that you can give to a newly born baby is your warm comfort and loving care.

David, a retired Marketing executive who is also known as “ICU Grandpa” is truly an inspiring man. He is a volunteer in Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for more than 12 years already. Twice a week, David visits the pediatric and neonatal ICUs and spends his day holding those babies whose parents can’t be with them.

He would sing lovely hymns that are full of compassion just to let the babies feel comfortable and loved. He is doing it not only for the sake of the parents who were not present but most importantly for the babies who deeply needs warm comfort and care.

According to the Atlanta NICU Nurse, what David did to the babies definitely helped them.

“Just feeling that comfort, that warmth. It definitely helps them to, I think, grow faster and put more weight on.” she said.

How this man spread the love in his heart is truly incredible! Watch this heart-melting video and be inspired:

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