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Families with Children

Tools and resources for raising healthy, thriving kids.

WIC Nutrition

  • Healthy Foods
  • Nutrition Education
  • Breastfeeding Support
  • ​Referrals

SNAP/Nutrition Education

  • Nutrition education for all ages
  • Grocery store tours
  • Must be SNAP eligible to qualify

Public Health Nursing

  • Free home visits by registered nurses for Bangor residents
  • Up to date health information on pregnancy, postpartum, and childcare
  • Checks of unborn baby’s heartbeat and mother’s blood pressure
  • Breastfeeding support by Lactation Counselors
  • Guidance and support for caring for children 0-5
  • Home safety suggestions including safe sleep for infants

Lead Poisoning Prevention

  • Tips and resources for parents and caregivers of young children