Pregnancy and Post-Delivery Health
Local and Metro Atlanta Resources
Cobb Pregnancy Resource Center
Free services include community referrals, infant care classes, life skills classes for parents, support groups for women who have experienced abuse and emergency assistance, including food, diapers, and formula.
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Mental Health Support Groups
Peer support groups for pregnant and postpartum women.
Parent to Parent of Georgia
(770) 451-5484 or (800) 229-2038
Providing support, information, education, and leadership development for Georgians with disabilities or special health care needs, ages birth to 26, and their families.
Pickles and Ice Cream Georgia
(770) 451-0020 or (800) 300-9003
Perinatal education program that includes in-person sessions and a dynamic online platform aimed at educating and empowering women and their families during the perinatal and postpartum period.
Pickles and Ice Cream Videos:
Parenting Education and Support
Cobb and Douglas County Resources
Babies Can’t Wait
Early intervention program for children with developmental delays (birth to 3 years of age).
Provides screening and assessment to children (birth to 5 years) with social, medical or developmental needs. Links families to other needed resources.
Children’s Medical Services
Case management program for children with special medical care needs (birth-21 years of age).
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Georgia
Provides services to expectant families. Services include prenatal education and resources to expectant mothers, breastfeeding support and education, and assistance with accessing health insurance.
Georgia Safe to Sleep Campaign
Learn key tips on safe sleep for infants.
Metro Atlanta Resources
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
American Academy of Pediatrics
Articles on development, safety, healthy living, health issues, and tips and tools on frequently asked parenting questions answered by pediatricians.
Tools on talking to kids about various topics including kindness, coping strategies, potty training, sibling rivalry, social skills, and more. Includes e-newsletter sign-up.
Center for Effective Parenting
Handouts spanning topics from early childhood to school-aged children. Topics covered range from discipline techniques, specific issues/concerns, bedtime routines, and developing self-esteem in kids.
Links to ADD, mental health, substance abuse, bullying prevention, child development, and online safety resources.
Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers
Information on milestones, discipline, diseases and conditions affecting children, and keeping your child safe.
IMPACT on Health and Wellness
Covers wellness topics including injury prevention, growth and developmental stages, mental health, nutrition, and maintaining a healthy weight for children.
Tips on raising healthy, drug-free kids.
Parent Success Network
Resources and activities on various topics from birth through high school age.
Providing information to parents to prevent unintentional injuries in children.
Zero to Three
Articles on child development, positive parenting, and discipline for children aged 0 to 3.