Our Pack ‘n Play Initiative is an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of co-sleeping. There are dangers of having your baby sleep with you, including accidents and infant deaths. Many of our program participants cannot afford a Pack ‘n Play for their baby to sleep independently and use on the go. We are…
The YWCA Greensboro provides a number of programs and services for people in need through our parenting programs, community engagement initiatives, youth empowerment opportunities, and through our onsite emergency family shelter.
The Inaugural Academy of SHEroes Gala was a sold out success and a ton of fun! If you missed out on coming this year, stay tuned because the 2019 Gala will be even better. Thanks to everyone who came and celebrated the unsung SHEroes in our community!! The proceeds from this event support our programs…
Passion to Purse Member: Mona Lisa McCorkle
Mona Lisa McCorkle, M.S. is a graduate of our Passion to Purse Program and founded School of Thought which is a training and consulting organization. School of Thought, LLC believes that greatness begins with a thought!
This important new documentary highlights racial health disparities and why the maternal mortality rates are so high especially among women of color. After the screening a panel of experts from Greensboro will discuss the various impacts maternal and infant mortality have on our communities.
Healthy Beginnings staff members Monika, Jackie and Deb took part in the 5th Annual Guilford County Coalition On Infant Mortality’s “Walk to Remember” on September 21. The 46 empty strollers pushed around downtown Greensboro represented babies that passed away in Guilford County in 2017.