Resources for pregnancy and the first months of life

 

Women's Resource Center

A Women's Resource Center provides different services for women and their families, especially in times of crisis. Through a variety of programs they seek to empower women to heal and begin to build a better life for themselves and their families.

 

Programs: Independence Program: The goal of this program is to help women regain their independence, be self-sufficient, and improve their mental health and well-being. This program focuses on the personal, professional and economic development of women.

 

Counseling: they offer free counseling services for people over 18 years of age. These services can be individual or for the family.

 

URL: https://www.wrcfl.org/

Teléfono: (863)294-5318

Email: execdir@tampabay.rr.com

Dirección: Winter Haven 165 Avenue A NW. Winter Haven, FL 33881

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WIC

WIC is a nutrition program for pregnant women, infants and children under 5 years of age, which provides nutrition education, healthy food, counseling services, breastfeeding support and referrals, at no cost. Its purpose is to improve the health of the mother and her children through nutritional support during the most important moments of growth.

 

URL: https://www.signupwic.com/

Teléfono: 1-800-342-3556

En https://www.signupwic.com/

You can find the closest office to your home by zip code. Healthy Start Program The Healthy Start Program provides assistance to pregnant and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 3, to enhance their experience of pregnancy, birth, and the proper development of infants and children.

 

Your services: Assistance in finding a prenatal care provider. Prenatal Education and Support Newborn Care Education and Support Care Coordination Lactation Education and Support Childbirth Education and Classes Parenting Education New Dads Workshops Nutrition Education Counseling Referrals.

URL: https://www.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/childrens-health/healthy-start/index.html#heading_2

Teléfono: (407) 858-1472

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Beyond Pregnancy Care

Beyond Pregnancy Care provides services for women in an unplanned pregnancy and for their partners as well, in order to support them during pregnancy, guide them and empower them towards a better future. Your Services: Free Pregnancy Tests Ultrasounds Pregnancy and Baby Basics Parenting Education Financial Aid URL: https://beyondpregnancycare.com/ Phone: (407)750-8189 24 Hour Hotline: 1-8000-712-4357 Text : "HELPLINE" to 313131 Email: info@beyondpcc.com Address: 1541 Mill Slough Road Kissimmee, Fl 34744

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Connect

Connect is a referral and counseling program for pregnant women, caregivers, and families with young children. Connect has different programs and resources, with which it seeks to connect its participants so that they have greater and better access to the necessary services during pregnancy and the first years of the baby's life.

 

Connect provides educational programs and workshops on childbirth, breastfeeding, newborn care, baby development, nutrition, family planning, child safety, parenting, and much more.

Additionally, Connect has resources for housing assistance, counseling and employment services.

 

URL: https://orange.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/clinical-and-nutrition-services/healthy-start/index.html

 

Phone: (877) 678-9355

 

Programs: Bellies Babies and Beyond: program focused on supporting pregnant women and their families through weekly educational workshops. This program offers its services to Orange County.

Phone: (407) 723-5292 ​

Address: 5151 Raleigh Street Suite B, Orlando, FL 32811 EAMI (Education and Support for Women Infants): program that offers educational seminars for pregnant women and their families, to inform them about breastfeeding, basic baby needs, techniques for their care and sleep, maternal and infant health, positive parenting and parenting.

 

URL: www.healthystartorange.org/classes