INFO PACK

NOTE: Items will not ship Oct 16-28. 
Materials ordered during this week will ship on the 29th. 


In order to make a fully informed decision, having easy access to valid, research-based information is key. Working hand in hand with peaceful parenting, we strive to deliver accurate prepuce ('foreskin'), intact care, and circumcision information to any expecting parent in need or clients of intact conscious practitioners. The SOS info pack includes:  
  • 80 pages of articles and research. This material broaches a wide range of sub-categories within intact literature, and responds to all major myths regarding the prepuce, intact care, and circumcision today.
  • Complimentary videos full of helpful, research-based information on the prepuce, its care, and the circumcision decision parents in the U.S. and Canada are allowed to make today.
  • A proper intact care chart for use at a physician's office, daycare, nursery or with a babysitter. We are happy to send along additional intact care cards at your request. These are 2-sided, full color, glossy, and made with heavy card stock so they can be reused (or laminated and kept handy with your baby's diaper bag). 
  • A National Medical Organizations Statements on Circumcision chart that highlights positions on infant circumcision from a variety of respected groups around the world including those in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, Finland, India and others. [Not Pictured Above]
  • A Keeping Future Sons Intact card especially for parents who may already have a son who was circumcised. This does not mean future sons cannot remain intact. Many families are raising both circumcised and intact sons, and we hope to support parents in this change of heart. 
  • A "Did You Know?" card full of quick facts about the prepuce, intact care, and circumcision in the U.S. and Canada. 
  • A "U.S. Parents Today Say NO" info card that contains quick facts on the prepuce, intact care, and circumcision, as well as a full list of websites for doing additional research on the subject of circumcision, intact care, and restoration. 
  • An "Intact vs. Circumcised Outcome Statistics" postcard that highlights the difference between an intact and circumcised newborn baby; shows a photo of what a circumcised infant looks like both from Plastibell and Gomco clamp, and lists statistics and risk factors both for keeping babies intact, and circumcising. [Not Pictured Above]
  • An "Intact vs. Circumcised Adult" postcard that specifies the way the glans must change from being an internal to external organ when circumcision is carried out. This card is also heavy with restoration information for men who may want to look further into this option. [Not Pictured Above]
  • A "Breastfeeding/Circumcision" info card that points out the many ways that circumcision can hamper a successful breastfeeding relationship. [Not Pictured Above] 
  • An "HIV/Circumcision" info card stressing some of the facts pertaining to the HIV trials in Africa and the myths that now flood news media about circumcision as an HIV prevention tool. [Not Pictured Above]
  • A "What does this card have to do with your penis?" postcard with facts, stats and resources for adult men who may be coming into this information for the first time, and in the future may look into restoration options. [Not Pictured Above]
  • [Optional] A Jewish/Brit Shalom themed or Christian themed info card with pertinent faith-based resources for Jewish or Christian families. Email SavingSons@gmail.com or include a note with your request if you would like a Jewish or Christian themed card included. These are meant for recipients who may be considering circumcision for faith based reasons. 
  • Calmoseptine samples: This diaper cream is the top recommended ointment for use on sensitive and developing skin. It does not interfere with a baby's natural pH or healthy (protective) microflora, and is perfect for use on intact boys when irritation or redness may occur. It is the #1 recommended cream by pediatricians volunteering their time with DrMomma.org, and is the cream we use when leading intact care classes around the nation with The Intact Network. Calmoseptine can be purchased at all pharmacies in the U.S. and Canada, and most pharmacies world-wide for about $6/tube. 
  • Contact information and follow-up with families who may have additional questions, or want to talk with a 'foreskin-friendly' physician, educator, or other parents in their local area who have recently been through this decision. 
Each of the items in the SOS info pack has been specially selected by a small board of individuals who have served in the professional fields of pediatrics, human sexuality, development, birth and education over the past 35 years. Our pack serves to empower parents in making a fully informed decision for their son before birth, and equipping parents with necessary resources for proper intact care after birth.

The SOS info pack is perfect to share with friends, family and parents (or parents-to-be), as well as birth and baby educators, midwives, doulas, and medical professionals serving expecting clients. If you would like to request an information pack for yourself or someone you know, use the tab below or contact us at SavingSons@gmail.com. We will gladly send a pack anonymously on behalf of those who wish to do so, although information is typically better shared gently and respectfully between trusted parties.

Information packs cost $12 for printing, materials, and supplies; $4 to ship (U.S.), $5 (Canada), $8 shipping to other international locations by weight. You may choose to donate any amount for your pack, but if it is less than $16, you will be placed on a waiting list until the rest of the funds are gathered to ship. If you donate more than $16, the remainder will go to help others.

Be certain that your name and mailing address are correct when requesting via PayPal, or email SavingSons@gmail.com separately with your mailing information. If you need an info pack but are unable to donate toward any of the cost at this time, you may contact us to be put on a waiting list to receive a pack when someone else donates on your behalf.

If you are able to sponsor an info pack for another family on the waiting list, please visit this page to view current families waiting.
If you prefer to order without PayPal taking out 5%, you may do so in the following manner:

 1) Log onto www.PayPal.com
2) Click the "Send Money" tab at the top of the page
3) Enter in SavingSons@gmail.com
4) Put in your total amount
5) Check "I'm sending money to family or friends."
6) Include a note with the item(s) you're requesting and your mailing address OR email this information to SavingSons@gmail.com when your transaction is complete.

You can also send orders via mail to:

 Saving Our Sons
P.O. Box 1302
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

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For Educators & Birth Practitioners

Info Pack Cards Replacement Sets
These are the cards normally included in the info pack,
minus the Christian and Jewish themed cards which are only included upon request.
View each closely on the info cards page.

2 full replacement sets = $3.50
4 full replacement sets = $6
6 full replacement sets = $9
10 full replacement sets = $15

includes shipping by weight
REQUEST HERE


The Expecting? combo pack of informational items is significantly smaller than the full circumcision info pack (no DVDs or full articles), but is perfect for sending to any and all expecting friends/family. Materials are professionally made and serve to plant seeds of information on each of the following topics: circumcision, intact care, breastfeeding, babywearing and healthy baby sleep (i.e. no 'cry it out'). These items are mailed directly from Peaceful Parenting and include a thorough amount of material on circumcision and intact care, while at the same time covering other parenting topics that will impact a baby's life. 'Keeping future sons intact' themed info is included to ensure those who may already have circumcised boys find they have community and can be empowered to make a different decision the next time around. The Expecting? pack can be mailed anonymously - simply include an individual's name and address for shipping, or email SavingSons@gmail.com with this information. Indicate if you would like the Christian or Jewish themed information on circumcision to be added to the pack.
$5
Request Here

or

If you prefer to order without PayPal taking out 5%, you may do so in the following manner:

 1) Log onto www.PayPal.com
2) Click the "Send Money" tab at the top of the page
3) Enter in SavingSons@gmail.com
4) Enter the amount for the number of packs you are shipping
5) Check "I'm sending money to family or friends."
6) Include a note with the names/addresses of packs you wish to have sent and whether you would like Jewish or Christian based circumcision literature included.

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