February 2022: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a press release alerting consumers to avoid purchasing or using certain powdered infant formula products produced in Abbott Nutrition’s facility in Sturgis, Michigan. The FDA is advising consumers not to use Similac, Alimentum, or EleCare powdered infant formulas if: The first two digits of the … Continue reading “Recall of Certain Powdered Infant Formula – FDA”
The NewboRN Home Visiting program (NHV) has partnered with Health & Safety Training Services to provide new parents that participated in NHV with the knowledge they need to keep their little ones safe. In the class you will learn infant CPR from a trained professional as well basic home safety for infants. There is no … Continue reading “Free Zoom CPR & Home Safety Training”
We are hiring for the following positions: We are currently accepting applications for a Nurse-Family Partnership Data Entry Clerk position with the Coalition. To view the job description, please click here. Interested applications should apply at https://tinyurl.com/WF1027. We are currently hiring a Connect Representative for our Connect program. To view the job description, please click … Continue reading “Current Job Opportunities”
Should you get the COVID-19 vaccine if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding? Click here for more information.
The Hernando and Pasco Substance Exposed Newborn Task Forces are hosting Education & Beyond: Supporting Substance Exposed Newborn Communities Virtual Workshop series, April, 2021. Please click here for more information.
Click on the following links to download the materials we’ve been sharing with our local legislators this year about Healthy Start. 2020 Annual Report Investing in a Healthy Start for Florida’s Children FAHSC White Paper – Who Are We County Profiles
On December 3, HHS released an important HHS Action Plan and announced a partnership to reduce maternal deaths and disparities that put women at risk prior to, during, and following pregnancy. The HHS Action Plan provides a roadmap for addressing risk factors, improving the quality of and access to maternity and postpartum care, and supporting … Continue reading “HHS Released Action Plan and Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Improve Maternal Health”
Partnership for Strong Families (PSF) is gathering supplies for children in their care for a Back to School Drive. Donors are encouraged to contribute virtually this year due to COVID-19 so PSF has created an Amazon Wishlist to make shopping easier. Please consider helping our community by donating to this amazing cause.
We are pleased to share with you the More Hope Helping Our Parents Excel booklet developed by the Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative. Please share with others who may also be interested.