ABOUT

Healthy Start Brooklyn works to improve birth outcomes for women, babies, and their families centered on Brownsville, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Bushwick, and East New York. We provide childbirth and exercise classes, home visiting, doula support during childbirth, fatherhood classes, and parenting/early-childhood education. We also work with residents and other providers in a Community Action Network in Central and East Brooklyn. Healthy Start Brooklyn is a partnership of the Fund for Public Health in New York and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

INFO

STREET ADDRESS

485 Throop Avenue, 2nd floor, Brooklyn, NY 11221

WEBSITE ADDRESS

nyc.gov/health/hsb

GENERAL PHONE NUMBER

718-637-5326

GENERAL EMAIL

[email protected]

CAN MEMBER CONTACT INFORMATION

Stephanie Gillette, [email protected], 718-637-5326 (w)

SERVICES

  • Childbirth education classes
  • Prenatal exercise classes
  • Doula support
  • Home visiting
  • Parenting/early childhood group program
  • Postpartum exercise classes
  • Parenting classes