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13 subcategories for "Mother and Infant Care"

Breastfeeding Support Programs

Programs that provide information and instruction concerning appropriate techniques for nursing an infant for expectant parents or new mothers. (more)

LJ-5000.1000 - View 29 resources »

Breast Pumps

Programs that pay for or supply equipment that is used to extract milk from mothers who need to store breast milk so that their infants can continue to have breast milk while... (more)

LJ-5000.0900 - View 1 resources »

Childbirth Education

Programs that offer classes or other educational experiences which prepare prospective mothers and their birth partners emotionally and physically for the labor and birth... (more)

LJ-5000.1500 - View 17 resources »


Programs that provide facilities and/or necessary medical attention for women who are ready to give birth. (more)

LJ-5000.1700 - View 5 resources »

Doula Services

Programs that offer the services of doulas, women experienced in childbirth who are specially trained to provide continuous physical, emotional and informational support for... (more)

LJ-5000.1900 - View 1 resources »

Maternity Homes

Programs that provide shelter, care and support services, which often include counseling regarding future plans and instruction in child care and development, for pregnant... (more)

LJ-5000.5000 - View 1 resources »


Programs that utilize licensed midwives (registered or certified nurses who have received additional specialized training in maternal and child health care and the management... (more)

LJ-5000.5250 - View 1 resources »

Neonatal Care

Programs that provide medical care for infants during the first six weeks following birth to ensure good health and normal development. (more)

LJ-5000.6200 - View 4 resources »

Postpartum Care

Programs that provide follow-up medical care for women during the first six weeks following delivery to ensure that they are recovering normally from childbirth. (more)

LJ-5000.6500 - View 9 resources »

Preconception Care

Programs that provide comprehensive health care services including a risk assessment, health promotion and counseling to maximize the health of women of childbearing age... (more)

LJ-5000.6570 - View 3 resources »

Prenatal Care

Programs that provide medical care for expectant mothers from the time of conception to the onset of labor to ensure their own physical well-being and the healthy development... (more)

LJ-5000.6600 - View 27 resources »

Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs

Programs staffed by nurses or other trained professionals or volunteers that visit the homes of eligible mothers during pregnancy and early infancy to help the women improve... (more)

LJ-5000.6615 - View 9 resources »

Safe Havens for Abandoned Newborns

Hospitals, health centers, police stations, fire houses and other facilities that are willing to accept, without questions, newborn babies delivered by mothers who are... (more)

LJ-5000.8000 - View 71 resources »