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The Cold Emergency Plan is part of the 2015-2016 Winter Plan.


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First Time Motherhood - New Parents Initiative

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The First Time Motherhood/New Parents Initiative is designed to increase the public awareness of resources available to first time parents to prepare them for healthy parenting. The program goals include assisting men and women by referring them to services before pregnancy, during pregnancy and after pregnancy; developing, implementing and evaluating a social marketing campaign that increase awareness of existing preconception and interconception, prenatal care and parenting services and programs. Referrals include but are not limited to social services, medical services, educational services etc.


Service Contact: 
Perinatal & Infant Health Bureau
Contact Phone: 
(800) 666-2229
Contact Fax: 
(202) 671-0854
Contact TTY: 
Contact Suite #: 
3rd Floor
Office Hours: 
Monday to Friday 8:15 am – 4:45 pm
Service Location: 

899 North Capitol Street, NE

GIS Address: 
899 North Capitol Street, NE