By Being a Member…

You stay connected and supported
You stay informed and up to date
You become more influential
You continue to grow professionally


You help to improve care for infants
and families around the world.

The NFI offers several membership opportunities…

Membership Categories

  • Professional (Reduced rate available Retired Professionals)
  • Professional-in-Training (Professionals pursuing NIDCAP/APIB certification)
  • Family
  • Allied

Annual Membership Rates

Professional: 125.00 USD (Retired Professionals: 50.00 USD)
Professional-in-Training: 50.00 USD
Family: 50.00 USD
Allied: 50.00 USD

Once your application is approved, you will receive notification and an invoice for your dues.

For details about eligibility, application process and benefits find your membership type below:

Find Your Membership Type


All certified NIDCAP Professionals. Other persons supportive of the NFI mission and objectives, who are closely associated with NIDCAP work. A reduced fee is available for Retired Professional Members. Full Details ⇒


Any individual who is currently pursuing NIDCAP or APIB certification. Full Details ⇒


Any parent or extended family member who supports the mission and goals of the NFI and whose infant is currently, or was previously, cared for in a newborn intensive or special care nursery. Any individual who was once cared for in a newborn intensive or special care nursery. Full Details ⇒


Any individual interested in the Mission, Vision and Goals of the NFI. Those currently working in NIDCAP-related positions are eligible to apply for Professional and Family Memberships.

Full Details ⇒

As a membership organization, the NFI depends on the support of its members to ensure sustainability