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Moms & Babies First

Moms & Babies First

246. North High Street, Columbus (OH), 43215, United States

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(614) 752-5124

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Work hours
MO 09:00 – 17:00 SA closed
TU 09:00 – 17:00 SU closed
WE 09:00 – 17:00
TH 09:00 – 17:00
FR 09:00 – 17:00
About Facilitated by Certified Community Health Workers (CHWs) who are trusted members of the community with a unique perspective of the community’s needs, which enables them to develop culturally appropriate solutions to address infant mortality.
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Mission To achieve optimal pregnancy outcomes and help ensure children thrive throughout the first year of life.
Description Moms & Babies First is a free, voluntary service for eligible pregnant women that promotes black infant vitality by supporting healthy pregnancies and positive birth outcomes by reducing the health disparities related to infant mortality. Disclaimer: Posted comments, images and links do not necessarily represent the views of the Moms & Babies First program, or the Ohio Department of Health.
Founded 2017
Products Through ongoing visits to the home, or a location of the family’s choosing, Community Health Workers (CHWs) support parents in learning how to improve their family's health and provide better opportunities for their children. Home visits may include:

1. Comprehensive assessment and screenings;
2. Research-informed curriculum designed to reduce infant mortality by;
3. Supporting preventive health and prenatal practices (early access and use of OBGYN and primary care providers);
3. Initiation of healthy behaviors (nutrition, safe sleep, breastfeeding, immunizations, etc.);
4. Setting family goals, (reproductive life-planning, obtaining education, finding employment, etc.);
5. Referral and linkage to needed community-based medical and social supports; and
Facilitated transition to an appropriate development-enhancing setting.
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