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HealthConnect One is the national leader in advancing respectful, community-based, peer-to-peer support for pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and early parenting. Our vision is to see every baby, mother, and family thrive in a healthy community.

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Rachel Abramson, Executive Director

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Latest News

National Action Summit

Chicago, IL - September 9-11, 2015

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We are really excited to bring the annual summit back to Chicago, our hometown!

Details here.

The Perinatal Revolution

The Perinatal Revolution - cover of HealthConnect One white paper 2014
Download HealthConnect One's new study to learn about the role community-based doulas play in high-risk communities across the U.S.

Learn more about the Community-Based Doula Program Model.

YWCA "Stand Against Racism"

blog carnival includes:

Racial Justice, Difference, and the Peer-to-Peer Model
By Rachel Abramson, HC One Executive Director - April 25, 2014

Join the conversation. #StandAgainstRacism


Breastfeeding Support:

Take a Stand for All Critical Providers

Join us in voicing concern with policies that build inequity into breastfeeding support for vulnerable families around the country.

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Find Resources & Action Ideas

Huffington Post

on Community-Based Doulas

The Amazing People Who Are Changing How Low-Income Moms Give Birth - 9/12/2013


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