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Position Opening | Associate Executive Director

Position Opening | Associate Executive Director

Are you a data nerd, financial wiz who wants to make a difference in the lives of the mother babies and families of Indian River County? Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition is looking for an Associate Executive Director. This person would be responsible two...

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Lactation Counselor Class Offered March 2019

Lactation Counselor Class Offered March 2019

Join us as Healthy Start Coalition hosts a Lactation Counselor Training Course from March 11-15 by the Center for Breastfeeding. The Center for Breastfeeding’s Lactation Counselor Training Course is a college-level course designed to provide up-to-date, research-based...

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Scholarship Opportunity for Community Doula Program

Scholarship Opportunity for Community Doula Program

Community Doula Scholarship Application Interested in becoming a Doula? Well, now is the chance. Healthy Start is hosting another Doula training February 8-10.  If you or someone you know is interested, please click the link below to fill out our scholarship...

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Celebrate Former Board President Dr. Tremml | January 17, 2019

Celebrate Former Board President Dr. Tremml | January 17, 2019

Join Indian River Healthy Start Coalition as we honor our Former Board President, DR. GLENN TREMML for the legacy created through his leadership and devotion to the programs and work of our organization. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and toast with us as we dedicate the...

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10 Things You Don’t Need When You Have A Baby

10 Things You Don’t Need When You Have A Baby

When it comes to baby, the recommendations to have ALL THE THINGS can sometimes overwhelm a new mom. The latest, greatest gadgets can seem great - but often, after baby comes home, you may find yourself using it to hold laundry rather than help with baby. Sometimes,...

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Babywearing: What It Is and How It Can Help

Babywearing: What It Is and How It Can Help

FROM THE DESK OF INDIAN RIVER HEALTHY START COALITION CEO, ANDREA BERRY. When my second child Finnegan was born, my oldest Sullivan had just turned two. It was a wild time -- looking back, I can say that babywearing saved me. It would have been nearly impossible to...

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Position Opening | Director of Development (Full Time)

Position Opening | Director of Development (Full Time)

Position Opening DIRECTOR of DEVELOPMENT (FULL TIME) About the Organization Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition’s (IRCHSC) mission is to establish and support a local system of care that optimizes the health of moms, babies and their families living in Indian...

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New Weekly Classes Are Now in Progress-Free of Charge

New Weekly Classes Are Now in Progress-Free of Charge

The Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition has taken one of their successful programs, originally named Belly Beautiful, and expanded it by leaps and bounds including a name change to Babies & Beyond, showing the scope of what the new program now offers. CEO...

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Healthy Start Coalition Holds Annual Giving Closet Event

Healthy Start Coalition Holds Annual Giving Closet Event

The annual Healthy Start’s Giving Closet, presented by the IRC Healthy Start Coalition and their partner Kidz Closet Charities, took place Saturday, August 5 at the new offices of Healthy Start located in the Bridgewater Building on Indian River Boulevard, Vero Beach....

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Upcoming Events

Mon 25

Working and Breastfeeding? Making it work!!

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Tue 26

Babies & Tots Playgroup

March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 27

Breastfeeding Happy Hour

March 27 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Apr 03

2nd or 3rd Trimester: HypnoBirthing Series

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Apr 04

Babies & Tots Playgroup

April 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Apr 13
Apr 15

Breastfeeding & your baby’s cues

April 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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Pregnant mothers touched by IRCHSC in Indian River County

ENCOUNTERS of EDUCATION AND HEALTH with mothers and new families in 2016

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Improved parenting practices, relationships and family interactions

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