To promote healthy births and optimal development of all children.
The department provides Maternal Child Health Services to pregnant women, new mothers and babies. Our professional nurses provide nursing services during and after pregnancy, in the comfort and privacy of your home.
Provide information and support on:
- Family Planning
- Labor and delivery
- Child care
- Domestic violence
- Prenatal substance abuse
- HIV & STD
- Growth and Development
- Tobacco/Smoking cessation
- Lead Poisoning
Contact the Maternal/Child Health Program at (315) 386-2325.
Planned Parenthood of the North Country New York provides high-quality, affordable family planning and reproductive health care for nearly 12,000 women and men in the North Country each year. We have seven health centers throughout Clinton, Franklin, Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence counties.
The North Country Prenatal/Perinatal Council, Inc. is dedicated to strengthening maternal and family health by identifying service needs and improving access to care through community collaboration, education and referral for the well-being of every woman, every child, every family.
WIC is a Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women, as well as for infants and children under the age of 5. The program provides support, nutritional education, supplemental foods, and healthcare referrals to low-income mothers, their children, and others with legal guardianship over young children found to be at nutritional risk.
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The day you have been waiting for has arrived. You have so much to look forward to! Right now, you might have lots of questions. Welcome to Parenthood: A Family Guide is offered by The New York State Department of Health to help you find the answers.