Healthy Start


Healthy Start New Orleans supports new and expectant mothers by connecting them to free and/or affordable resources for health care, financial support, baby items, job training, educational opportunities, and family counseling – among many other services. 

Get free baby items; Learn to eat healthy during pregnancy; Learn what to feed your family; Get WIC, Food Stamps, and help with housing; Get Medicaid; Get individual or family counseling; Find job training; Get information on GED or going back to school; Clear up your criminal record; Join support groups for moms and dads

To qualify for Healthy Start, you must be pregnant or parenting a child under the age of 2 and live in Orleans Parish.

Healthy Start
Sanchez Center
1616 Caffin Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70117
To sign up call 504-658-2600

Healthy Start website

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