Expecting & New Parents

father and infant

New parents have a lot to consider when it comes to their child's health. Find information and resources to help new and expecting parents keep the youngest Vermonters healthy and safe.

Information for You

eWIC gives you access to your WIC food benefits through a card that works like a debit card.

Becoming insured is the first step in being able to access health care and screenings for children and youth.

All parents care about their baby’s safety. Learn more about resources to help parents and care givers put babies to sleep safely.

Help Me Grow Vermont is a system model for improving access to existing resources and services for expectant parents and families with young children through age eight. Help Me Grow promotes the healthy development of children by supporting families, providers and communities to identify vulnerable children and link families to community-based programs and services.

This page provides you with the information you need to vaccinate with confidence.

You already know that breastfeeding is best for you and your baby. What you may not know is that learning to breastfeed can take time, patience and practice.

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