You are Invited to a Tri-Affiliate "Annual Meeting" Planning Meeting!
Our three affiliates (MD, VA and DC) have the honor of hosting the 2019 Annual Meeting! A group of incredible and dedicated midwives from all three affiliates have been meeting remotely to start planning the meeting but we NEED ALL OF YOU!
Please join us for a potluck on January 19th at 2PM-4PM at Family Health and Birth Center (801 17th St NE, Washington, DC 20002) followed by Happy Hour at a local restaurant. We will be discussing local booth merchandise, volunteering for the meeting, host affiliates wellness booth and much more!
Please bring a potluck dish to share. Sign up at the link
Mayor Muriel Bowser is hosting a DC Maternal & Infant Health Summit. The summit is "an opportunity for elected officials, health officials and DC residents to explore strategies to improve perinatal health and address racial disparities in birth outcomes."
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 9am at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.
For more information and to RSVP, please register on their website:
August 24th is the first day of Black Breastfeeding Week closing out World Breastfeeding Awareness Month.
Community of Hope Family Health & Birth Center will be hosting a community preview screening of "Chocolate Milk" The Documentary ~ a frank look at breastfeeding and the lucrative business of feeding black babies