LOCAL COMMUNITY 

  R E S O U R C E S  

HEALTHY PREGNANCY & BABY 

Well-Visit Planner Before your next well-child visit, go to wellvisitplanner.org. This FREE resource will help you walk through all of the things you may want to talk with your pediatrician or family doctor with at each stage of your child's development.

Sutter Lakeside Hospital-Family Birth Center

  (707) 262-5085  www.babies.sutterhealth.org 

Bright Start - St. Helena Hospital, Clearlake

   (707) 995-4594  Bright Start website

La Leche League

   (707) 277-0846 

Partnership Health Plan

   (800) 809-1350 - Perinatal program offers help for a      healthy pregnancy including up to $50 in gift cards,      free breast pumps for breastfeeding, referral to            community resources and more. website

TEXT 4 BABY

   Free text messages to keep you and your baby            healthy website

QUIT 4 BABY

   Help to quit smoking while pregnant and                      beyond website

California Smokers' Helpline 1-800-NO-BUTTS

   Smoking in your home raises your child's chances      of getting ear infections and can make asthma              worse. Call now for free help or go to this website

CHILD CARE AND PRESCHOOL

Lake County Childcare Planning  Council

  1152 S. Main Street, Lakeport, CA  95453                  707-262-4161      www.lakecountychildcareplanning.com 

North Coast Opportunities

   Head Start child enrichment program and referrals      to licensed family child care homes, preschools and    after school programs. - website

   707-263-4688 (Lakeport)

   707-994-4647 (Clearlake)

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Local Child Care Planning Council

Do you know an outstanding child care provider in Lake County?  You can nominate that special person to receive an award at the 2018 Early Childhood Educator Awards Dinner to be held on Friday, May 4 at Mt. Konocti Growers in Kelseyville. 

Please see the link below for a nomination form: 

Nominations must be received by March 9, 2018.

https://goo.gl/forms/GDI0e4cNGLORQ5di1


CLOTHING ASSISTANCE

St. Vincent de Paul

  16125 Orchard St, Lower Lake, (707) 995-1724,           Monday, Weds, Saturday 10am-3pm

St. John's Episcopal

  1190 North Forbes St, Lakeport, (707) 263-7564,         Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10am-4pm

Mother-Wise

  180 N. Main St, Lakeport, Jaclyn (707) 349-1210,   mostly for children newborn to age 5



MATERNAL MENTAL HEALTH

   Mother-Wise (click on name for flier)

   (707) 349-1210 - 180 N. Main Street, Lakeport              Friendly support options for expecting and new             moms.    Facebook

  •  Weekly moms groups in Lakeport (Tuesday 1-3pm)
  • Weekly walks
  • Mom-to-Mom closet
  • Saathi home visiting
  • Connection to other resources

   Postpartum Support International

   (800) 944-4773 - If you are feeling depressed and         don't know where to go for help, please call.                 website

FOOD AND NUTRITION

 SNAP-Ed

   (707) 263-1090, Matthew Lee, Director                 Food assistance resources and nutrition             education - website

 Farm Fresh Produce Pantry provided by:

   NORTH COAST OPPORTUNITIES & LAKE    COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY

       14832 Lakeshore Drive in Clearlake

                   (Feb. 1, 8, 15 & 22)

       1st - 4th Wednesdays  10am-12pm

       1st - 4th Thursdays  2-4pm

   Call 707-994-4647, x123 for more info

            Here's a copy of their flyer

       English Flyer                  Spanish Flyer

Please note:  Upper Lake Food Project has a change of location and time:

It will now be on the 3rd Tuesday.  On Tues. Feb. 20 at 11:30a.m. at Upper Lake Senior Center, 9470 Mendenhall Rd. (on the corner of First St., the blue bldg. with white trim).

Bring your own cloth bag.  You must be present when your name is called.  Parking is at the county parking lots several doors down from the U.L.  Senior Center.  Please tell your friends of these changes.

     If you have any questions, please call Claudine at                      707-275-3513 or 707-275-9030.


CHILD DEVELOPMENT

 Easter Seals Bay Area

   (877) 263-3994 or (707) 263-3949 - website

 Redwood Coast Regional Center

   (707) 262-0470 - website

 Lake County Child Health & Disability  Prevention Program

   (707) 263-1090 - website

 California Children's Services

   (707) 263-5806 - website

 Lake ASD

   Serving the autism community of Lake County     website

FAMILY SAFETY & STRENGTHENING

 Lake Family Resource Center

    (707) 279-0563 - website 

    (888) 485-7733 - 24-hour Community Crisis         Line

 CARE, COPE & CONNECT a free resource     guide to help families deal with stress (made possible        through a collaboration between First 5 California and      Sesame Street)

    Spanish booklet

     English booklet

     How to Use Guide

 Nurturing Families Parenting Classes

     (707) 289-4110 - website

 Child Welfare Services

     (707) 262-0235 - website