Since 1936, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama has provided peace of mind to their members by delivering access to quality, affordable healthcare in a caring manner.
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4D Mommies offers expectant parents an experience of a lifetime: Seeing your unborn baby in live 3D Ultrasound and 4D Motion. Our 3D ultrasound Studio offers you a comfortable atmosphere to bring your loved ones to share as you witness first stretches, yawns and smiles on our 55″ screen TV.
We use the same, safe ultrasound machines and techniques as your doctor’s office, and our highly trained technicians can even determine your baby’s gender around 15 weeks or record your baby’s heartbeat into a cuddly animal keepsake to cherish forever.
The State Perinatal Program identifies and recommends strategies that will effectively decrease infant morbidity and mortality. The program encourages cooperative relationships among healthcare providers and institutions to ensure medically effective and cost efficient perinatal care and to raise awareness regarding infant morbidity and mortality.
As a statewide nonprofit providing programs and services for children birth to age five, our planned outreach includes introducing new parents to our agency and its various resources. This includes an overview of our free program, Help Me Grow Alabama, that connects families to health and development resources in their community via 2-1-1. Also, we will provide information and resources on Learn the Signs and Act Early which helps parents track their child’s developmental milestones. Finally, we plan to provide an overview of Alabama’s child care system, including licensed and unlicensed programs, and providing them with important questions to ask when choosing child care.
Babytalk Store is a Preferred Provider for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. We will check insurance coverage and file for a Medela breast pump.
If you are pregnant or have had a baby within the last year fill out a short form and our exhibit and we will check your coverage for you. Babytalk Store is a Medela Certified Nursing Center that sells breast pumps, and replacement parts, as well as other maternity, nursing, and baby products including nursing clothing, nursing bras, and non-disposable diapers for babies.
Babywearing International, Inc., a nonprofit organization with the mission of promoting babywearing through education and support. Visit our booth to speak with other babywearers and ask questions. Try on carriers, wraps, and sling and find out which one is best for you and your child.
Reinforce essential preschool skills with a fun, new approach based on the time-tested popularity of LEGO® bricks! Introduce your preschoolers to the fun of learning, building and playing the Bricks 4 Kidz® way!
Watch their eyes light up as kids dig into a pile of brightly colored DUPLO® bricks to create fun, simple sculptures based on the ABC’s.
Kids gain a greater awareness of the world around them as they talk about topics like fish, gardens, keys and other everyday objects.
EXPERIENCE RELIEF WITH A VISIT TO ELITE WELLNESS & CHIROPRACTIC.
Elite Wellness & Chiropractic provides effective chiropractic care to patients in need of pain relief. Using the latest chiropractic techniques, our practitioners will correct any misalignments of your spine to help restore full function to your nervous system. Our chiropractors will help to alleviate pain from:
• Sinus issues
• Digestive issues, and many other signs of physical distress
Stop suffering and let the healing begin. Call Elite Wellness & Chiropractic to request an appointment.
Help Me Grow is a program we administer that utilizes 2-1-1 call centers statewide as a centralized telephone access point to answer child development questions and conduct age-appropriate developmental screenings for children ages 0-5.
As needs are identified, a regional care coordinator works to link families to services in their communities and follow-up to ensure a connection is made. We will share the reasons why you should call 2-1-1 and the significance of the developmental screening offered.
Help Me Grow hosts the Books, Balls, and Blocks events for families statewide. Upcoming events:
Alabama Project LAUNCH Summit: Helping Children Soar
Strengthening Adult Capacities to Ensure Children’s Optimal Development
May 3, 2016 – Professional Development Institute
May 4, 2016 – Summit
Bryant Conference Center, Tuscaloosa, AL
All early childhood professionals, mental health practitioners, physicians, educators, home visitors, or any other professionals who work directly with children birth to eight years are invited to attend. CEU’s will be available.
Read and Romp- Tuscaloosa
May 21, 2016
9 am – 12 pm
Government Plaza Park, Downtown Tuscaloosa, AL
Read and Romp-Tuscaloosa is an exciting, innovative FREE family literacy event for children ages 3-5 and their families
Since 2005, LeafFilter™ has revolutionized the gutter protection industry. Our company is proud to have grown from one small office in Hudson, Ohio to 30 offices nationwide that serves 33 states. We have become a leading choice in gutter systems for homeowners over the past ten years and are proud to offer the best gutter guards on the market.
LeafFilter™ is a micro mesh gutter guard that attaches to your existing gutters and provides you with clog free gutters for the life of your home. Our micro-mesh filter is 50 microns fine – so not even sand can get through. LeafFilter, along with seamless gutters, creates a completely sealed system that prevents even the smallest of seed pods, shingle grit, or debris from entering and clogging gutters.
LuLaRoe is a modern line of women’s leggings, tops, skirts and dresses, and the company constantly releases new styles, fabrics and patterns. New and expecting moms love this stylish and comfortable clothing collection!
The Parenting Assistance Line (PAL) is a collaborative service of the University of Alabama Child Development Resources and the Alabama Children’s Trust Fund. When callers call the toll-free number, 1-866-962-3030, a parenting resource specialist will answer the phone, listen to you, then offer helpful information and support. Callers can also request free literature about their specific parenting concerns.
Safe Kids Tuscaloosa is led by Tuscaloosa Police Department, West Alabama Traffic Safety, which provides dedicated and caring staff, operation support and other resources to assist in achieving our common goal: keeping your kids safe. Based on the needs of the community, this coalition implements evidence-based programs, such as car-seat checkups, safety workshops and sports clinics, that help parents and caregivers prevent childhood injuries.
Trio Safety CPR provides superior training in the American Heart Association® core disciplines of BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR), Heartsaver® CPR/AED/First Aid, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Classes are held at our training facility at 85 Bagby Drive, Suite 303 in Birmingham, AL. Private lessons at your business/practice are also available.
TUMBLEBUS is a national program offered in many states and teaches thousands of kids each week. Our goal is to raise each child’s self-confidence level by encouraging them to go beyond their own expectations and perceived limitations. TUMBLEBUS helps develop each child’s physical ability and coordination which will carry over into any other sports activity.
We believe that healthy families build healthy communities. Our mission has always been to empower people to achieve their full potential, and we proudly provide resources to promote self-sufficiency, strengthen families, and prevent child abuse and neglect thus improving the quality of life for all members of our community.
There is so much research that shows the importance of reading to children from birth! Usborne Books are wonderfully engaging books that will make your kids want to read! We have books from birth to high school!
Stop by our store to learn more about our great line of services and products, including a wide variety of headphones to suit everyone from the music lover to the long-distance runner.Let our experienced Specialists show you how to keep you and your family connected with our best offers and plans.
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