Author: Katelyn Alley

Let that baby grow! Why wait until at least 39 weeks?

(The information in this post is provided by the National Child & Maternal Health Education Program accessed April 4, 2017.) Moms-to-be ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​”Full Term” Has a New Meaning The meaning of “term” pregnancy has changed. “Term” has been replaced by more

CityMatCH Learning Network Webinar: Well-Woman Project

(This post duplicated from an original CityMatCH Newsbriefs email communication received April 4, 2017.) CityMatCH Learning Network Webinar  Audio Recording: Well-Woman Project Watch the CityMatCH‘s March 16, 2017 Well-Woman Project Learning Network Webinar. This webinar focused on the Well-Woman Project,

How Healthy Families Resolve Conflict

US: How healthy families resolve conflict Tribune – December 20, 2016 Every family experiences trying moments. Even emotionally healthy clans have their share of drama, misunderstandings and hurt feelings. What’s different about healthy families is how they handle their inevitable struggles.

A Community based program of mentoring mothers in recovery to establish infrastructure and patterns of success: What would that look like?

A Community based program of mentoring mothers in recovery to establish infrastructure and patterns of success: What would that look like? In a nutshell, we could create opportunities for young mothers and their families who are affected by drug addiction,

Florida Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Newsletters

(Some information in this post is duplicated from the FL MIECHV website accessed 3/6/17.) MIECHV Newsletters Florida is implementing the federal Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Initiative through a public-private partnership. Led by the Florida Association of

Center for the Study of Social Policy Blog

(The information in this posted is duplicated from the CSSP website accessed 3/6/17.) Center for the Study of Social Policy – New Blog! The Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP) uses data, extensive community experience and a focus

ZERO to THREE: Resource and Tools

(The information in this post is duplicated from an original ZERO to THREE Policy Network email received 2/7/17.)   Expanding Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Supports and Services: A Planning Tool for States and Communities The ZERO TO THREE

Breaking Barriers to Healthy Birth Spacing for All Families

(The information in this post is duplicated from the NICHQ website accessed 12/8/16.) Breaking Barriers to Healthy Birth Spacing for All Families Longer intervals between pregnancies are associated with healthier birth outcomes for moms and babies. The state of New

Say Ahhh! A Health Policy Blog from Georgetown University

Say Ahhh! A Health Policy Blog The Center for Children & Families (CCF), part of the Health Policy Institute at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University, is an independent, nonpartisan policy and research center with a mission

Medicad Coverage for Breast Pumps

Florida Medicaid Now Covering Breast Pumps The Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) recently announced that electric breast pumps will now be added to the Medicaid Durable Medical Equipment (DME) schedule as a covered benefit for new mothers. View the