Mother-to-Mother A vision of healthy people, living in healthy communities.
Rachelle Bennett Nancy Bridges Dawn Carter Sherry Dukes Teresa Overall Kellie Reese Linda Ulm
What is M2M? So, what is Mother-to-Mother? It is essentially a mentoring program that pairs young mothers with experienced mothers. Our mission is to strive to create self-confident young parents with hope for the future through education, support and services in partnership with the community.
What We Do In addition to the above we
sponsor regularly-scheduled activities where you can meet and participate in programs that promote the physical and social growth of you and your child
Introduce you to additional programs and services in the community
offer encouragement and advice while you continue your education and prepare for the future
If You Join You will be paired with a mentor who will
listen to you and offer her experience
applaud your accomplishments
share the good times as well as the bad
maybe even go shopping with you!
You will receive information and instruction concerning important child care issues such as
safe sleep for infants
the advantages of breastfeeding
infant massage techniques
shaken baby syndrome
You will be invited to join other young mothers and their babies for activities such as
organized play groups
monthly meetings with guest speakers
You will receive help and encouragement to
finish your high school education or earn a HSE
continue your education in vocational or college classes