Healthy Moms/Healthy Babies

We Listen. We Help. We Care.

Healthy Moms/Healthy Babies is a compassionate program that offers pregnancy and parenting support to anyone facing an unplanned pregnancy and residing within the counties served.*

The program is designed to assist women who are choosing to carry their child to term. Services are available during pregnancy and for one year following birth of their child. The goals of this program are to:

  • Reduce abortions and improve pregnancy outcomes by helping women practice sound health-related behaviors
  • Improve child health and development
  • Improve families’ economic self-sufficiency

Healthy, full-term babies being cared for in a loving nurturing home environment is our ultimate goal.

Our services are provided free of charge and are strictly confidential.

Our Services Include:

  • Personalized attention with home visits
  • Prenatal and postnatal education
  • Maternity and baby items
  • Parenting and life skills training
  • Health and nutrition information
  • Referrals to medical and community resources
  • On-going support and education during baby’s first year
  • Other services dependent on specific needs

*The Healthy Moms/Healthy Babies program is offered from our Sikeston and Van Buren offices and is available to individuals residing in the following counties:  Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Douglas, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Reynolds, Ripley, Scott, Shannon, Stoddard, Texas, Wayne and Wright.  For more information, call (573) 481-0659

Whole Kids Outreach also collaborates with CCSOMO in offering these services from its Ellington office. Please call (573) 663-3257.