Expectant Mothers Offered Free Baby Shower
YVFWC, Toppenish Community Hospital offers free resources, gifts for pregnant moms
TOPPENISH – Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) and Toppenish Community Hospital are partnering to offer Lower Valley moms a free baby shower.
Moms are invited to the baby shower on Tuesday, August 22, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Toppenish Community Hospital, located at 502 West Fourth in Toppenish. A baby shower for Spanish speakers will be offered the same day from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
The baby shower is open to moms at least 28 weeks pregnant, who will enjoy food, games, gifts, and a hospital tour. Expectant mothers will also hear from local health professionals about available resources, and what to expect before, during, and after delivery.
YVFWC resources at the event include: WIC, Baby and Me peer support group, Community Health Services, Breastfeeding Peer Education, Primary Care Nutrition Services, and the Lower Valley Parents as Teachers group. Also on hand at the event will be Toppenish Community Hospital representatives.
Interested attendees can call (509) 865-1506 or text “ForBaby” to 85511 to register.
About Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic: The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides comprehensive medical, dental, and social services for more than 141,000 people throughout the Pacific Northwest. Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic employs 1,390 full-time staff and more than 600 part-time staff, medical residents, dental residents, students and volunteers. Facilities: 19 medical clinics, 10 dental clinics, 57 programs. Locations: Washington State clinics are located in Grandview, Prosser, Pasco, Spokane, Sunnyside, Toppenish, Yakima, Walla Walla and Wapato. In Oregon, clinics are located in Hermiston, Portland, Salem and Woodburn. Visit: www.yvfwc.com