Black NICU Families Resources
Black Babies Thrive with GLO Preemies
Black Child Legacy
The Black Child Legacy Campaign is the community-driven movement established by the Steering Committee on Reduction of African American Child Deaths, which is working to reduce deaths of African American children by 10% to 20% by 2020 in Sacramento County.
Once Upon A Preemies
Once Upon A Preemie is a beautiful new way to look at the life of a preemie baby. It explores the parent and child Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) journey in a unique and uplifting way. Buy Once Upon A Preemie now, you don’t want to miss out!
CHIP (Children Health Insurance Program)
Millions of children and teens qualify for free or low-cost health and dental coverage through Medicaid & the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
The California Medical Assistance Program is California's Medicaid program serving low-income individuals, including families, seniors, persons with disabilities, children in foster care, pregnant women, and childless adults with incomes below 138% of federal poverty level.
Jalen's Gift Foundation
Jalen's Gift Foundation is dedicated to assisting parents grieving from the devastating effects of perinatal mortality. JGF wants to ease the process of loss by providing financial assistance for memorial services, emotional grief support, informational resources on pregnancy and infant loss, and provide a memorial keepsake to the families.
Black Mothers' Breastfeeding Association
BMBFA’s objective is to provide education, valuable resources and ongoing support to black families and public/private agencies that service these families.
Women, Infant, Children (WIC)
The WIC Program aims to safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutrition risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating, and referrals to health care.