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COVID-19 PROGRAM UPDATES

CAMDEN HEALTHY START / CAMDEN MOMS BREASTFEED
The March 25th meeting of the Camden Moms Breastfeed support group has been canceled.

For information about COVID-19 for breastfeeding women, click here.

EARLY INTERVENTION COORDINATION SERVICES
On March 17, 2020, the Department of Health Commissioner determined it necessary for the NJ Early Intervention System (NJEIS) to close Part C services in response to COVID-19 for a period of two (2) weeks beginning at noon March 17th. The DOH anticipates a return to operations March 31, 2020. Please direct immediate questions to Unit Coordinator, Aileen McCullough at 609-437-3949.

HEALTHY MOTHERS, HEALTHY BABIES COALITIONS 
Gloucester County: The coalition's next meeting scheduled for April 23rd will take place over Zoom or something equivalent. Details to come.

Gloucester County Provider Event scheduled for May 28th has been canceled.

Burlington County Pregnancy and Beyond Fair scheduled for April 23rd has been canceled.

HEALTHY WOMEN, HEALTHY FAMILIES / BREASTFEEDING SERVICES
The Breastfeeding Support Group for Atlantic City Moms has canceled in-person weekly meetings scheduled for March 25th. Efforts are underway to conduct the April 1st meeting via Zoom or similar online service.  

For information about COVID-19 for breastfeeding women, click here

HEALTHY WOMEN, HEALTHY FAMILIES / DOULA SERVICES
Respecting social distancing guidelines, the Community Doulas of South Jersey will be available by phone, text or email for continuous informational and emotional support. Home visiting services will be offered virtually for prenatal and postpartum appointments. Doulas will plan with each client for labor support services in accordance with policies of the individual birthplace of choice. Please contact your medical care provider about health concerns and emergencies. 

HEALTHY WOMEN, HEALTHY FAMILIES / PRENATAL YES 
The March 26th meeting of Prenatal YES: Yoga, Exercise and Solutions has been canceled. No decision has been made regarding the April 9th meeting.

NURSE-FAMILY PARTNERSHIP
Scrapbooking Social scheduled for April 8th in Camden and Burlington counties has been canceled. 

PARENTS AS TEACHERS
The March 24th Family Fun Time has been cancelled. 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION OFFERINGS
Trauma: Highlighting Complexities in Maternal Mental Health and Addiction scheduled for May 6th is cancelled.

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