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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  • Job Opportunity: Policy Advocacy Manager

    We’re Hiring! HealthConnect One is currently hiring a Policy Advocacy Manager to join our team and partner with our Executive Director in engaging strategic partners across the nation to improve the health of moms, babies and families. HealthConnect One is a the national leader in advancing equitable, community-based, peer-to-peer support for pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and

    January 17, 2020
  • Where’s HealthConnect One this winter and spring?

      Our team of maternal and child health experts are on the move at trainings and conferences across the country. Here are a few events where our HC One team will be at. Please come say “hello” or let us know if you will be there too! January Tikvah Wadley, Program Specialist Lead for HC

    January 14, 2020
  • New! 2019 Annual Report Now Available

    HealthConnect One’s 2019 Annual Report is now available. You can download a copy here or request a hard copy at

    December 10, 2019
  • New: HC One Issue Brief: Creating Policy for Equitable Doula Access

      We are thrilled to announce the release of the HealthConnect One (HC One) Issue Brief: Creating Policy for Equitable Doula Access. It’s very exciting that communities and states across the country are looking at doula access. We  think it’s really important that we talk about what is a doula and what’s a community-based doula

    October 24, 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.