A Nationally Accredited Health Department Since 2017

Expectant mothers can get personalized support from WCHD during each stage of pregnancy receiving:

One-on-One Support

  • Monthly visits with a registered nurse to assure mother and baby are healthy

Coordination

  • Coordination of care with doctors and other social service agencies

Education

  • Prenatal health
  • Nutrition
  • Best safety practices while pregnant

Guidance

How to:

  • Properly wear a seatbelt while pregnant
  • Identify and correct possible safety hazards in your home
  • Implement and maintain¬†Safe Sleep¬†practices

Access

Referrals:

  • to childbirth and parenting classes
  • for obtaining baby supplies
  • for food assistance programs
  • to contraceptive services

Brochure

There are some pregnancy related eligibility requirements for this Better Birth Outcomes Program If you are pregnant and feel that you could benefit from this program, please call and speak with a member of our staff at 815-720-4000 or click here to complete this online form to have a staff member contact you.