Maternal Child Health
Maternal and Child Health supports prenatal and postpartum moms, infants and children birth to six through the following services:
Focus on health promotion, prevention, and well-being; support and education during pregnancy, childbirth, parenting and role transitions; child growth and development; safe and healthy environments; and assisting families to connect with high quality health care and other support services in their community.
Family Support Services
Focus on identification of young adult and family strengths and needs; role modeling and mentoring aimed at successful development of life skills. The goal is to help young adults achieve health, education, economic, personal and parenting goals, foster healthy child development and assist families in accessing community supports and services.
Nurse Family Partnership
Focuses on healthy pregnancy, parent education and safety in the home. Staff can provide referrals for healthcare, childcare and other community support services. Enrollment is for prenatal moms who are having their first baby. For more information, call 888-5229 ext. 141 or click here to email the Children’s Integrated Services Coordinator.
In the News
August marks National Breastfeeding Awareness month. Editor’s note: This commentary is by Chloe Learey, executive director of the Winston Prouty Center for Child and Family Development in Brattleboro, and a member of the Building Bright Futures State Advisory Council....read more
Lamoille Family Center Wins Turrell Fund S. Whitney Landon Award A check for $25,000 was presented at the Turrell Fund Day for Children (Shelburne, Vermont, June 12, 2018…) The Turrell Fund presented its 23rd annual S. Whitney Landon Award to the Lamoille Family...read more