Maternal Child Health

Maternal and Child Health supports prenatal and postpartum moms, infants and children birth to six through the following services:

Nursing 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.

 

Events & Activities at a Glance

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Thu 27

Playgroup – Johnson

April 27 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 28

Playgroup – Stowe

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Fri 28

Big & Messy Art Space

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In the News

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See a great show, Support a great organization!

The Lamoille Family Center is partnering with the Lamoille County Players to offer a "Buy-One-Get-One-FREE ticket deal" for the May 5 and May 6 performance of "Enchanted April" at the Hyde Park Opera House at 7:00pm.  It's a true "win-win": you get the ticket deal AND...

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April is Child Abuse Awareness Month

April is National Child Abuse Prevention month, a time to remember that we all play a part in preventing child maltreatment. Learn how you can build community and hope with children and families. Read...

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