Resources

Alliance Against Domestic Abuse
24-Hour Crisis Pager, Safe-Housing, Financial Assistance, Restraining Orders/Divorce Papers, Support during court proceedings, Peer support group, Individual peer counseling, Children’s program, Information and Referrals
234 E Street, Salida, CO
(719) 539-7347
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Baby & Me Tobacco Free
Break the habit for you and your baby.
Incentives include $300 in free diapers for program completion.
call: (719) 539-4510 or text (719) 221-9777
email borrill@chaffeecounty.org

Chaffee County Early Childhood Council
Information, workshops, & referrals for parenting, as well as healthy growth & development of young children, prenatal to eight years old.
Listings of Local DayCare Providers on this website too.
www.ccecc.org

Chaffee County Public Health
Assistance for children and pregnant women. Free immunizations for children. Vision/hearing screening and more.
448 East First Street, Suite 137, Salida
(719) 539-4510

Chaffee County WIC (Women, Infants, & Children) provides personalized nutrition & breastfeeding education, health referrals, & nutritious foods such as milk, cheese, cereal, & dried beans for pregnant & breastfeeding women, infants, & children up to age 5 who qualify.  Call (719) 539-7413 for more information.

The Chaffee Shuttle
Available to drive you to your appointments, grocery shopping, etc…
205 E. 3rd Street, Salida, CO
(719) 530-8980
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Caring And Sharing
220 W 4th St, Salida, CO
www.newcaringsharing.org
(719) 539-3686
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Grainery Ministries offers food to supplement families.
Open: Mondays 10am-4pm & Fridays 10am-5pm
1348 E St./Salida

La Leche League offers encouragement, information, & support to women who wish to breastfeed their babies.  League volunteers, who have nursed their children, offer help to mothers with breastfeeding questions or problems.  Call Megan (719) 539-9242, Wendy (719) 539-4394, or Lorraine (719) 207-5008.

Missing Pieces.org Missing Pieces is dedicated to bringing abortion after-care into the 21st Century.
Trudy M. Johnson is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Colorado.
With over twelve years experience reaching out to women with grief and abuse issues in a nationally known ministry and seven years working as a marriage and family therapist in a Christian counseling facility, Trudy is as a graduate of Trinity Seminary and also Denver Family Play Therapy Institute specializing in helping clients gain freedom from the past and move onto a path of victory for their future.
www.missingpieces.org

Nurse-Family Partnership is a free maternal & early childhood program that provides the support & information moms need to have a healthy pregnancy, improve their child’s health & development & become more economically self-sufficient. For more info contact Judy Wagner, RN, MA, LPC at (719) 530-2568 or (719) 221-9396

Read-Aloud Revival Join Sarah Mackenzie for interviews with educational leaders, storytellers, and acclaimed authors.  It’s a free regular podcast you won’t want to miss!
www.amongstlovelythings.com/read-aloud-revival-the-podcast

Salida Family Life Blog Locally written blog highlighting parenting tips and encouragement

 

Click on the links below for more useful information:

American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists

What To Expect: Pregnancy & Parenting

Calm a crying baby