There are several free or low cost financial, medical, nutritional and emotional assistance programs available to help you and your child. Below, we have provided website links and contact information for specific assistance programs and for those in in U.S. state.
Breast and Cervical Cancer Detection for free breast and cervical cancer screening services.
Child Health Insurance Program provides free health insurance.
Child Nutrition Programs provide access to free and low-cost food.
Child Welfare Agency assists with pregnancy, parenting, and foster care.
Department of Health offers nutrition information and help with pregnancy and post-pregnancy concerns.
Department of Education can provide you with information about school nutrition, pregnancy, and child developmental programs.
Early Head Start promotes healthy prenatal outcomes for pregnant women and helps with the development of very young children.
Food Banks distribute free food.
Food Stamp Program helps persons with low-incomes to obtain food.
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program can help keep you and your child warm in winter and cool in summer.
Medicaid in each state can help you with answers about free services offered to you and your child.
Unemployment Insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to a woman whose employment has been ended.
WIC provides free food, nutrition counseling, and referrals.