WIC breastfeeding services offers individual and family breastfeeding counseling, group education, alternative language support, pump loan program, referrals, resources and outreach.
Please visit: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/ofhs/dcn/wicBreastfeeding/services.htm for more information.
The Child Passenger Safety Program focuses on promoting proper safety seat restraint use for children until they transition to the vehicle safety belt (approximately through nine years of age), increasing risk perception and correct usage of child restraints among parents and caregivers through outreach and education, providing proper installation education and addressing the barriers that prohibit access to safety devices.
For more information and resources visit:
The Dating Violence Prevention Program provides information, training and resources on dating violence prevention to professionals working with youth, teens and college students.For more information, please visit:
The mission of the Richmond City Department of Social Services is to strengthen families, assure safety, promote self-sufficiency, and improve the quality of life for all citizens of the city of Richmond through community engagement.
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Having a baby is life changing and it’s no wonder new parents often need extra help! There are many resources to help ensure that your little ones grow and thrive.
Teen Experience provides health education and counseling, reproductive health and pregnancy prevention, STI exam and prevention, and sports physicals ($30.00 and by appointment only). These services are provided every Thursday between 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Please visit: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/LHD/richmondcity/clinic.htm for more information.
Text 4 Baby is an educational program that sends free messages each week to your cell phone to help you through your pregnancy and your baby’s first year.
Visit http://www.text4baby.org/ to get signed up.