What is My Baby & Me?
My Baby & Me Mission
Improve maternal and child health in Wisconsin through prenatal alcohol education, screening, and intervention.
My Baby & Me is a program that helps Wisconsin women stop or reduce their alcohol use during pregnancy. This is accomplished by training healthcare providers to deliver evidence-based alcohol education, screening, and intervention as part of existing prenatal care. The program offers non-judgmental, client-centered counseling, support, educational materials, and meaningful incentives
The My Baby & Me program aims to:
- Provide screening and key fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) prevention messages to all pregnant women.
- Help participants quit or significantly reduce their alcohol use during the prenatal period.
- Provide comprehensive alcohol-related training and technical assistance to healthcare providers.
- Disseminate the best practices in alcohol education and FASD research, resources, tools, and continuing education opportunities.