Community Outreach Programs
Warmline 217-475-BABY (2229)
A community support response program for families in immediate need of develomental information, parenting supports, referrals to various community resources and to learn more about Baby TALK programs.
Baby TALK Times (BTT)
BTTs are small parent-child groups designed for families with children birth to three to share parenting questions and concerns, to celebrate babies’ achievements and to have fun with books, toys, songs and finger plays. BTTs take place in a variety of community sites. Sessions take place weekly at Decatur Public Library, Forsyth Library, and New Life Pregnancy Center. BTTs also take place regularly at Central A&M and Argenta-Oreana. No need to sign up ahead of time! Just join us when you can!
Ever Better Babies
Ever Better Babies is a community support group designed for families with children birth to three. Families enjoy fun relationship-building activities, socialize with other community families and are offered breastfeeding support from certified lactation consultants.
Teens Who are Parenting Support Group
This group meets monthly at New Life Pregnancy Center. These groups are small parent-child groups designed for teens who are parenting children birth to three to share parenting questions and concerns, to celebrate babies’ achievements and to have fun with books, toys, songs and finger plays. A meal is provided and attendees can earn Care Cash to use at the New Life Pregnancy Center’s Blessing Boutique to purchase items such as diapers, baby clothes, baby furniture, etc.
Other Community Events
Baby TALK, along with community collaborators, hosts regular events open to all community families with young children. These events include The Lullaby Concert, International Mud Day Celebration, and The Cardboard Challenge.
Check out the calendar to see which events are coming up.