CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The third annual Healthy Mom Healthy Baby Shower is scheduled for Friday at Christ Church United Methodist and is open to expectant and new moms.
Sponsored by UniCare Health Plan of West Virginia Inc., the event is designed to educate families and mothers in particular about the important choices they make and how if affects the health of their families.
More than 19 community-based organizations will offer exhibits and presentations on topics such as car seat safety, safe sleeping, immunizations and well visits, nutrition for baby and mother and recognizing developmental delays.
The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and is free. Christ Church is located at the corners of Quarrier and Morris streets.
Door prizes include car seats, baby monitor and other items.
UniCare Health Plan is the state's larges Medicaid managed care organization and serves more than 80,000 members. It is an operating subsidiary of WellPoint Inc.