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Outreach and Education

Fetal Alcohol Prevention Program

The North Carolina Fetal Alcohol Prevention Program (FASDinNC) strives to prevent alcohol-exposed pregnancies by providing training, education, and resources to women of childbearing age and the professionals that serve this population. Please contact us to learn more about how to prevent an alcohol-exposed pregnancy, or for resources related to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs).

For more information, visit fasdinnc.org or contact Amy Hendricks, Coordinator for the North Carolina Fetal Alcohol Prevention Program at 828-213-0035 or amy.hendricks@msj.org.

MotherToBaby NC

MotherToBaby NC is a free statewide service providing information about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Using the most up-to-date research, MotherToBaby NC answers questions about prescription and over-the-counter medications, personal care products, herbal products, alcohol, drugs, chemical exposures and more. You can reach MotherToBaby NC by calling toll-free 800-532-6302 (formerly called the NC Pregnancy Exposure Riskline) or by visiting mothertobabync.org. This resource is used by the general public as well as health care providers. Available in English and Spanish.

For more information, contact Lorrie Harris-Sagaribay, MPH, Coordinator for MotherToBaby NC Teratogen Information Program at 828-213-6827 or lorrie.harris-sagaribay@msj.org.

Preconception Health

Mission Health provides education aimed at improving birth outcomes by providing women and men with important health messages before pregnancy.

For more information contact Fullerton Genetics at 828-213-0022.