The Kids Now Plus program offeres a free healthy baby workshops to all pregnant woman and woman who have had a baby within past two months prior to attending. All pregnant woman and postpartum mothers that attend and complete the workshop recieve a $20.00 free gift card and are entered in a drawing for a door prize valued at approximately $20.00. We provide participants with information about local needed services to facilitate healthy families,pregnancy, and babies. We discuss healthy fetal development and risks to pregnancy including how different substances can affect babies development. We also discuss domestic violence and post partum depression warning signs. The KIDS NOW PLUS program also has a case management program available to those that qualify for these services.
Lifeskills, Inc. FAQ
Do we need to pre-register/sign up for the workshop to attend?
No, just show up at announced location on date of the workshop, no pre-registration is needed.
Is there a cost for workshop?
No workshop is free to all that attend. Income does not affect attendance, free to all. All pregnant woman and two months post partum recieve a free $20.00 gift card.
Can anyone including children come with me?
All support people are welcome to attend the workshop, including children. We will have drinks, snacks, and small amount of toys to entertain children if they need to attend with you. Support persons are welcome to attend, only pregnant and postpartum woman who complete workshop will be eligible for the gift card.
Are there interpreters available for workshop?
You are welcome to bring an interpreter with you to workshop to assist. I have experience working with ESL, so I can attempt to assist in understanding information provided. I however do not speak another language. If informed of need for interpretor for workshop can attempt to get interpreter to attend workshop to assist.
Are these workshops available only in Bowling Green?
No, we offer the workshop in Bowling Green one time monthly. We also offer the workshop in all other 10 counties in the BRADD county area every other month as well. The locations and time will be posted throughout the counties and at the health department in each county each month.