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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 or contact Amy Hendricks, Coordinator for the North Carolina Fetal Alcohol Prevention Program at 828-213-0035 or

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 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

Preconception Health

Mission Health partners with the North Carolina March of Dimes Preconception Health program, a statewide initiative aimed at improving birth outcomes by reaching out to women and men with important health messages before they become pregnant. The Campaign offers trainings and workshops for both consumers and providers to educate consumers, improve overall wellness and reduce health disparities for North Carolina residents.

For more information, visit or contact Jennifer Vickery, Western Regional Coordinator, at 828-213-0031 or