This site includes information about pregnancy, how to have a healthy baby and how to keep baby healthy after birth. At our Healthy Start Center and Comienzo Sano, PNMC also provides support services for pregnant and parenting women including care coordination, health education, parenting education, mental health services and life skills classes. Click here for more information for Moms & Dads.
PNMC is a valuable resource for health and human service providers. We offer workshops and conferences to enable providers to identify and address both medical and physchosocial perinatal issues. This website also gives providers access to comprehensive and leading information on an ongoing basis. Click here for more health & human services providers information.
Easter weekend is almost here! If you need a little help, check out what Young & Gifted Ministries is offering: The Free Store has clothing for the whole family, as well as some household items. Do you have clothing, etc. that others could use? You can Donate to the Free Store. Click here for details about $4.00 haircuts on Good Friday (April 18, 2014). Click here for details about the Good Friday “Fishpalooza” on April 18, 2014…it’s free! Read More
Healthy Start staff, partners, and participants say THANK YOU to NY Senators Gillibrand and Schumer and Congresswoman Slaughter! Operated by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau at the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Healthy Start funds a network of 105 community-based programs designed to reduce infant mortality, reduce the incidence of low-birthweight babies, and eliminate racial disparities in birth outcomes; Healthy Start Rochester is one of those programs. ...
…Patricia Brantingham: The Board of Directors of the Perinatal Network has begun a search for a new Executive Director to replace Patricia Brantingham, who will be retiring on Oct. 31, 2014. The Board is conducting an open and inclusive search and seeks assistance from the community in identifying candidates. Click here for the position annoucement. Read More
The time has come to focus on actions to reduce the rate of infant mortality in Rochester and Monroe County. The Perinatal Network of Monroe County has begun work on the “Building Blocks” needed to lift and support our communities.
The Perinatal Network sponsors many opportunities to learn about perinatal issues and to participate in finding ways to improve the health of babies and their mothers.
The Perinatal Network gives women the support they need to have healthy babies and coordinates the efforts of health and human service providers. You can ensure that we are able to continue this work.