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Department of Public Health’s Triad Baby Love Plus Program Wins Award (Health Information)

Guilford County Department of Public Health’s Triad Baby Love Plus Program received a 2009 “Baby Bootie” Team Award at the North Carolina Perinatal Partnership Conference on Monday, August 31, 2009.
Triad Baby Love Plus, a component of North Carolina’s Healthy Start Baby Love Plus Network, is a local program that strives to give local babies the best start possible in life by linking moms and babies with important health care and support services.  Local program services include:  intensive outreach to connect women of childbearing age and their infants with prenatal and family health services; coordination of care to promote healthy lifestyles for moms between pregnancies, and well-child care for their children up to two years after delivery; depression screening and referral for moms; culturally sensitive care for mom and children; health education and training for local health and social service agencies, area hospitals and businesses, public heath officials, church and civic volunteers and community members; and leadership training and support for community partners. Triad Baby Love Plus is part of the national Healthy Start initiative and receives federal funding.
For program eligibility or general information, contact Guilford County Department of Public Health at 641-7777 and ask for a Triad Baby Love Plus Program representative.



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