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Camden Healthy Start

Camden Healthy Start (CHS) is dedicated to improving the health of pregnant women, babies and families in Camden City. The program seeks to lower the city's infant mortality rate which is consistently far above state and national rates. CHS services include care coordination and support, referrals to community-based services, assistance with finding a medical home, pregnancy and parenting education, breastfeeding support, screening for perinatal depression, support for father involvement, car seat safety education, tobacco cessation counseling and free supplemental diapers. Click here to learn about our free diaper program.

CHS is open to any woman living in Camden City who:

  • is pregnant
  • just had a baby
  • has a child under 18 months old