Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs

Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs

Provider: ST. MARY MEDICAL CENTER

The medical center provides health services for pregnant and postpartum mothers in the south bay area of Los Angeles. Services include prenatal/postnatal home visitation programs for women delivering at this hospital, through the Welcome Baby Program. Services are restricted to the Best Start Compton, Long Beach and Wilmington communities.

Visiting nurses provide information and support during pregnancy through the baby's first nine months. Services include an in-hospital visit, a personal parent coach, and an in-home appointment within the first few days after delivery. Baby items such as thermometers, nursing pillows, toys and baby-proofing supplies may also be available. Nurses will provide referrals for additional services as needed. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or walk in to the hospital to apply. Visit the program's website at https://www.first5la.org/welcome-baby/ for more information. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for services.
Application Procedure
Service Condition Fee

Free

Free

Address

1050 Linden Ave.

Long Beach , CA 90813 (Physical)

Get directions

P.O. Box 887

Long Beach , CA 90801 (Mailing)

Service hours
Hours vary; call for information.

Administrative

(562) 491-9010 (Administrative Office)

Service/Intake

(562) 491-9275 (Low-Vision Center) (562) 491-9000 (Hospital Operator/Information) (562) 491-4841 (Welcome Baby) (562) 491-9045 (Travel Clinic)

Service/Intake and Hotline

(888) 478-6279 (Physician Referral; Enrollment for Classes; 24 hours)

Information

(562) 491-9066 (Health Information and Community Fairs)

Hotline/Talkline/Warmline

(213) 351-7699 (County PEP/PrEP Warmline)

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