Pregnant

TENDER CARE
(A MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH PROGRAM)

An educational and support program for pregnant women and children 5 years and younger

 

Is this program for you?
YES!

If you:

  • Are pregnant
  • Just gave birth
  • Have a newborn or a child age 1-5 years
  • Are a resident of Wayne County

What does this program offer?

  • Risk assessment
  • Physical assessment
  • M.D. referral
  • Education
  • Support
  • Information about and referral to other Wayne County programs
  • Work with families in anticipation of a new child
  • Lead testing information
  • Presumptive Medicaid and WIC application

Education Includes:

  • Prenatal care
  • Postpartum care and follow up
  • Fetal development
  • Nutrition
    • Prenatal
    • Breastfeeding
    • Family
  • Risk Factors
  • Environmental/drug/alcohol/tobacco effects on the fetus
  • Childbirth
  • Infant care
  • Infant and child development
  • Parenting
  • Immunizations
  • Well child vs ill child care
  • Access to services

JUST CALL US!
Wayne County Public Health Service
1519 Nye Rd., Suite 200
Lyons, NY 14489
(315)946-5749
or
1-800-724-1170
Services are usually covered by your
insurance or FREE