DENVER (CBS4)– Santa and Mrs. Claus visited newborns in the NICU at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children on Friday.

Since the families with babies in the NICU can’t leave the hospital in time for Christmas, Santa decided to visit them.

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The nonprofit Toby’s Shower for Babies provided the photographer so the families can remember their babies’ first Christmas. That group supports NICU families.

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