Healthy Start

babies

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Crib Clinic

SIDS is the sudden, unexplained death of a baby younger than 1 year of age that doesn’t have a known cause even after a complete investigation. Each year in the United States, thousands of babies die suddenly and unexpectedly. These deaths are called SUID (pronounced SOO-idd), which stands for “Sudden Unexpected Infant Death.” The Derby Health Collaborative will host a seminar to inform parents, grandparents and friends about the newest research and the best practices to keep your infants safe and healthy. New moms (within 1 year) and expectant moms will received a portable baby crib upon completion of the requirements.  Free but you must register by calling (316) 788-3781.

Day:   Saturday

Date:   February 23

Time:  10:00 a.m.

Fee:     FREE but you must pre-register

Location:  Derby Recreation Center Greteman Room

or

Day:   Tuesday

Date:   April 2

Time:  6:00  to 7:00 pm

Fee:     FREE but you must pre-register

Location:  Derby Recreation Center, Greteman Room


Baby Talk

Baby Talk is a free prenatal education series taught by medical BabyTalk logoprofessionals that gives women and their family a chance to learn and get ready for the new baby. You will get informative materials and baby items simply by coming to class each week. The Baby Talk series offers an introductory class and sign up plus 6 free classes. Baby Talk gives you a place to go where you can get your questions answered in a safe and fun community.  Go to http://www.babytalkict.com for a schedule of classes and locations.

Day:   Thursdays

Date:   January 17-February 28

Time:  5:45 pm to 7:45 pm

Fee:     FREE but you must pre-register

Location:  USD 260 Parents as Teachers Facility, 4900 S Clifton, Wichita, KS 

Community Baby Shower

On Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. the Derby Health Collaborative is partnering with the Sedgwick County Health Department and the SIDS Network of Kansas to educate pregnant women and their support systems on safe sleep. This community baby shower will provide, based upon availability, a safe portable crib or a wearable blanket to pregnant women who complete the safe sleep training.  The Community Baby Shower will be held at the Oaklawn Activity Center 4904 S. Clifton, Wichita, KS 67216.

Day:   Saturday

Date: June 1

Time:  11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location:  Oaklawn Activity Center