Healthy Start G.R.O.W. (Guidance. Resource. Openhearted. Wisdom.) Doula supports, educates, and empowers pregnant women to take control of their health. The program focuses on education to increase the parent’s knowledge of early childhood development, building a stronger attachment between child and caregiver, early detection of developmental delays and health issues, and increases school readiness and success. G.R.O.W. Doulas provide continuous physical, emotional, and informational support to a mother before, during and shortly after childbirth, to help her achieve the healthiest, most satisfying experience possible. The program is overseen by the Healthy Start of North Central Florida Coalition and is a collaboration between the Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition G.R.O.W. Doula program.
Counties: Alachua and Marion
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