Enloe Medical Center offers programs for pregnant women, mothers and children. Some of these are for all families and others are for those who need special care or who are in high-risk groups.
- Sweet Success provides education and guidelines for women with gestational diabetes. Participants gain the knowledge and self-care skills necessary to manage their condition effectively. Enloe Outpatient Center, 888 Lakeside Village Commons, Building C, Chico, CA., (530) 332-6840.
- Clean Start, Healthy Beginnings provides services to all families with children from newborn to age 5, and pregnant women. A registered nurse and medical social worker work closely with pregnant women in the program to help them achieve optimal health during pregnancy as well as with parents to help them meet their children's health care needs. For more information, please call (530) 332-3841.
- The Children's Health Center Under the operation of Northern Valley Indian Health and in partnership with Chico pediatricians, the Children's Health Center strives to keep children healthy. We care for newborns, children and adolescents through 18 years old, providing same-day sick appointments, well-child exams, or physicals, including vision and hearing screenings, immunizations, and more. The Children's Health Center accepts all insurance, including Healthy Families, as well as Medi-Cal. 277 Cohasset Road, Chico, CA. For more information or to make an appointment, please call (530) 332-6000.
- Forever Loved is a support group for anyone ever experiencing perinatal loss. Sessions include presentations and discussion of topics such as grief and loss, coping tips for the holidays, self-care, relationship issues, men’s grief, children’s grief, subsequent pregnancies and healing rituals. There is no cost. Sharing is optional. It’s okay just to listen. See our Support Groups listing for details.