Sweetwater Co. Community Resources

 for Pregnant Women/Parents

     
 

Best Beginnings Program

(Supervised by Community Nursing)

352-6830

872-6320

Information & referrals for pregnant women & their families; financial assistance to begin prenatal care home visits; parenting classes

Bicentennial Apartments

382-5596

Low-income housing

Caring Program for Children

800-544-9364

Free health insurance for children (0-18) in financial need

Catholic Social Services

382-2642

Adoption counseling & services.

CentSible Nutrition

352-6775 or 872-6310

Free cooking classes: housed by WWCC.

Child Development Center

352-687

872-3290

Early developmental screening services for children (0-5) with disabilities; parenting education; home-based services.

Community Nursing

352-6830

872-6320

Childbirth classes for teen moms; home visiting program; CHS program; dental grants; immunizations; drop-in clinics; home visits by nurse.

Department of Family Services

362-5630

382-4810

875-2877

PW & children's Medicaid; food stamps; POWER grant; family social services; Link-up America/reduced phone bill applications.

Family Planning

800-479-9937

362-6813

Pregnancy tests; pelvic exams; birth control education & supplies.

Food Bank

382-7332

875-9600

Free food (semi-monthly) to low-income families/individuals; emergency assistance.

La Leche League

875-7708

Breast-feeding instruction/support group; meet 3rd Thursday of the month at 10:00 a.m

Memorial Hospital

362-3711

875-7730

Childbirth & breast-feeding classes; financial assistance for low-income families to pay incurred hospital bills.

Physicians:

   

Pediatrics:

   

Toliver

875-2211

Well-child and sick-child care; immunizations;

Walker

362-9562

instruction and referrals.

Obstetrics:

   

Women's Health Center

362-1861

Doctors Allyn, Fagnant & Kaan; complete OB/GYN care

Red Cross

382-7425

Information & referrals; emergency assistance; infant/child car seat program.

Rock Springs Housing Authority

352-1471

Low-income housing; emergency housing assistance.

Rosen Recovery Center (SCS)

352-6685

In-patient chemical dependency treatment facility; AA/NA meetings.

Salvation Army

362-0546

Low-income emergency assistance; free clothing.

S.A.S.H. (YWCA)

352-1033

872-3250

352-6630

Crisis line; shelter for victims of domestic violence/sexual assault; advocacy; information & referrals.

Southwest Counseling Services

352-6677

872-3205

Counseling/therapy for any issues; individual & group sessions; outpatient chemical dependency treatment.

Springview Manor Apartments

382-5335

Semi low-income housing.

Star Bus

382-7827

875-7827

Low-income transportation (7am-5pm, M-F).

Sundance Apartments

875-7760

Low-income housing.

Vista Bible Church

362-1241

Free clothing; M & W (9:30-11:30 am) & M(7-8pm).

Western Wyoming Community College

382-1600

875-2278

Financial Aid; Career Assessment; JTPA programs; non-traditional career programs; student housing & non-infant day care.

WIC (Women, Infants, & Children)

352-6783

1-877-800-6783

Special supplemental food & nutritional program for perinatal women and children (0-5); breast-feeding education & support group.

Wyoming Children's Society

800-584-9384

Adoption counseling & services.

Wyoming Health Initiative

382-3060

Financial assistance for teen prenatal services; free teen pregnancy tests.

YWCA

352-6635

872-3251

Big Brothers & Big Sisters; day care; transitional services (career assistance