Ramsey County & Hennepin Counties
Pregnant African American Women and their families can receive help in Ramsey County by contacting the D.I.V.A. Moms Program (Dynamic Involved Valued African American Moms) at Minnesota Community Care or Nubian Moms at Open Cities Health Center. In Hennepin County, pregnant African American Women and their families can be assisted by the Iya Empowerment Circle at NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center, Inc.. The program, for U.S. born African Americans, provides access to a culturally-focused personal care navigator and community resources to help guide families through the health care system during pregnancy. Family programs host performing arts, speakers, documentaries, and other activities to prepare families for healthy pregnancies and births. The African American Babies Coalition & Projects provides program publicity and partnership connections for ICHRP.
Interested moms and prospective partners can contact:
Ramsey County Perinatal Care Collaborative
Ramsey County – Nubian Moms, Open Cities Health Care
Isha Mohamed, Community health outreach worker/Mnsure Navigator
Call or Text: 651-703-0101
Ciana Cullens, Strategic Leadership Campaign Director
NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center, Inc.
Ramsey or Hennepin Counties – ICHRP-wide Publicity and Partnerships -- African American Babies Coalition and Projects
Service providers, paraprofessionals and others in either Ramsey or Hennepin Counties that are interested in culturally-focused ways of working with pregnant African American women and their families can contact: