Role 1: Bridge the gap between communities and the health and human service systems while establishing better communication processes between communities and the health and social services system.
Role 2: Distribute educational materials to women of childbearing age and their families in the community.
Role 3: Navigate the health and human service systems by making referrals, coordinating services, and facilitating continuity of care by providing information about available clinics for follow-up for pregnant women in Prince George’s county.
Role 4: Identify needs and advocate for services and resources by involving participants in self and community advocacy.
Role 5: Map communities to identify the location of existing services and service gaps. These services will include Medicaid, SNAP (Food Stamps), WIC, family planning, prenatal care, dental services, prescription drug discount cards, behavioral health services, chronic disease management, adult and child immunizations, etc.