HealthConnect One is the national leader in advancing respectful, community-based, peer-to-peer support for pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and early parenting.

We train and consult. We co-create programs specific to each community, and we build leadership from the ground up.

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  • ROBE: Teaching Fathers To Support Breastfeeding In Their Families

      Thank you to Wesley Bugg, for taking the time this Father’s Day to share about the organization he founded, called Reaching Our Brothers Everywhere (ROBE). What is the goal of ROBE? The goal of Reaching Our Brothers Everywhere is to provide men with culturally appropriate information and resources that allow them to more fully

    June 13, 2019
  • Every Baby Our Baby Photo Gallery

    Remember, you can still make an impact on maternal and child health by making a donation to our Legacy Fund! We thank you in advance! Donate Today!  

    June 13, 2019
  • Thank you message from Brenda Blasingame, E.D. of HealthConnect One

    Last week, we had a wonderful celebration at our Every Baby Our Baby Bash. It was wonderful to meet so many of you for the first time. The event was a peek inside of the great work that is happening in HealthConnect One’s world, the world of pregnancy, birth, and early parenting. We had the

    June 11, 2019
  • 2019 Durbin Community Health Worker of the Year Award: Esperanza Dodge

      June 4, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Diana Pando, Communications Specialist Direct: 312-379-8229 HealthConnect One is pleased to announce the 2019 Durbin Community Health Worker of the Year Awardee: Esperanza Dodge, Co-Founder of the New Mexico Doula Association and Operations Director of Young Women United. The award will be presented at HealthConnect One’s

    June 5, 2019

Why Support HealthConnect One?

HealthConnect One is the only organization with a community-based doula program model that is replicated across the nation. To date, more than 6,000 low-income families have benefitted from services provided by community-based doulas, through replication programs nationwide.

For 30 years, HealthConnect One has focused on collaborative work with grassroots maternal and child health and social service providers. Here are some of the community-based programs we have partnered with, mentored, consulted with and learned from along the way.

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