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BREASTFEEDING

PREGNANCY

Pregnancy is a very important time to be sure you and your baby are getting the very best nutrition.

WIC staff can help you:

  • Make healthy food choices and be sure you are getting adequate nutrition for you and your baby.
  • Maintain a healthy weight gain.
  • Learn why breastfeeding is the best way to feed your baby.
  • Answer questions and concerns about your pregnancy.
  • YOUR QUICK GUIDE TO PREGNANCY

    Remember you can receive WIC services as soon as you have a positive pregnancy test.

    PRENATAL CLASSES

    Our Quincy WIC Program offers the opportunity to learn more about breastfeeding before your baby is born. Classes help you know what to expect when you start to breastfeed, and it’s a great way to meet other new moms! Click Prenatal Classes to view more details.

    Get support throughout your pregnancy and your baby's first year with FREE text messages on topics like prenatal care, baby health, parenting and more! CLICK text4baby.org for details.

    TALKING TO YOUR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER about mental wellness. Emotional complications are very common during pregnancy and/or after birth. 1 in 8 women experience depression, anxiety or frightening thoughts during this time. Click HERE to read more about talking to your provider.

    PREGNANCY AND NEWBORN CENTER

    First-time mom or experienced pro? Either way, you’ve probably got questions about staying healthy and safe during pregnancy. Learn how to give your baby a healthy start. Click HERE to view more information

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