Connect - Connecting families to community programs

What is Connect?

CONNECT helps pregnant women, caregivers and families with young children by providing a one-stop entry point for needed services, such as education and support in childbirth, newborn care, parenting, child development, food and nutrition, mental health and financial self-sufficiency.
One call to Connect from self-referring individuals, referring agencies and healthcare providers can connect pregnant women and families to local programs that help ensure a healthy start in life and a hopeful future.

Services include: 

  • Support during and after pregnancy
  • Childbirth education
  • Parenting and parent-child interactions
  • Breastfeeding education and support (including In Home Lactation Consultants)
  • Kangaroo Care
  • Assistance with postpartum depression and anxiety
  • Stress reduction and good coping strategies
  • Coping with a crying baby
  • Inter-conception Care
  • Child development screening and referrals
  • Infant and Child CPR
  • Smoking cessation
  • Family planning education
  • Information on childproofing and preventing childhood injuries
  • Developmental screenings

Contact Us:

Call us today for details and to find the best fit for you!
(941) 373-7070 ext. 303

Participating programs include: 

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