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Hours
Kennewick:
8am to noon
1pm to 5pm
Monday-Friday

Vital Records
Same-day
In-Person
Service (Kennewick office only)
8am to 11:30am
1pm to 4pm
Monday-Friday

Pasco:
8am to noon
1pm to 5pm
Monday-Friday

Safe Babies Safe Moms

 

http://www.bfhd.wa.gov/ph/Web%20page%20Safe%20Babies%20(2)_files/image002.jpgProgram Eligibility

·         Women,18 years or older

·         Mother or child is  Medicaid eligible

·         Pregnant or parenting a child under the age of 2 ½

·         History of substance abuse or use anytime she was pregnant or within the past 6 months

·         Willingness to participate

AND

·         Living in Benton or Franklin county

 



Helping Women and their Children Become Healthy, Safe and Self-Sufficient

Contact Us

Call - 509.582.0834 or

Fax - 509.582.0164

 

SBSM Offers

  • Intensive case management for pregnant or parenting women until the child reaches 3 years of age.
  • Outreach to women who are contemplating substance abuse treatment but not yet ready to engage in services.
  • Experienced staff including Public Health Nurses and Social Workers that are trained Case Managers to work with women at least 6 hours each month until their child reaches 3 years of age.
  • Government funding to assist with obtaining services.
  • Parent education including screening tools such as the Parent Stress Index and the Edinburgh Depression Scale.
  • Child development assessments using ASQ or ASQ-SE.
  • Assist in obtaining a chemical dependency assessment and support for the client while participating in outpatient substance abuse treatment.
  • Support groups that are facilitated by a Case Manager.

 

Publications or Community Resources

Baby Steps

A hands-on resource for parents and caregivers of babies who have been prenatally exposed to alcohol and other drugs

·         Baby Steps

 

Other Links

 

Referrals

Printable copy of the Referral Sheet

 

Brochure

Printable copy of the SBSM Brochure

 

Classes

Printable sheet of Classes offered at SBSM

Staff

Shelley (supervisor)
509.460.4264
shelleyl@bfhd.wa.gov

Melissa
509.460.4269
melissar@bfhd.wa.gov

Elizabeth
509.460.4266
elizabethe@bfhd.wa.gov

Amanda
509.460.4222
amandam@bfhd.wa.gov

Parenting

 

Pregnancy

 

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Community

 

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Benton Franklin Health District
Kennewick
7102 W Okanogan Pl
Kennewick WA
99336
(509) 460 4200
Pasco
412 W Clark
Pasco WA
99301
(509) 547-9737
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL 911

If you are either a medical practitioner, first responder, or public works official and need to report an emergency that immediately endangers public health, please call 509-543-3851. Only medical practitioners, first responders, and public works officials may use this number.
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