Christiana Care

Christiana Care’s Health Ambassador Program promotes good health before pregnancy and provides information to help prevent premature births, a leading cause of death in newborn babies. The Health Ambassadors also promote key maternal and child health messages including the benefits of breastfeeding and the importance of safe sleep.

Communities We Serve

Health Ambassadors primarily serve the Wilmington area with limited coverage in Newark. (19801, 19805, 19802, 19803, 19809, 19702)

What Health Ambassadors Provide

  • Health Ambassadors provide education on topics before, during and after pregnancy.
  • Health Ambassadors connect you to resources and education on safe sleep, breastfeeding, developmental milestones and life planning.
  • Health Ambassadors are a direct connection to Delaware 2-1-1 and home visiting services.

Events Calendar

Health Ambassadors participate in community events and fairs in and around the city of Wilmington. The Health Ambassadors also host educational workshops and Community Baby Showers. There is currently an ongoing community Chat and Chew for pregnant women and families with newborns at Christiana Hospital Maternity Room 1900, Tuesday’s 12-1pm.

Connect with Us

Venus Jones
Healthy Lifestyle Coordinator
Christiana Care Health System
Department of Family and Community Medicine
1400 N Washington St
Wilmington Hospital Annex, Downtown
(302) 320-6862
VeJones@christianacare.org
Website: christianacare.org/healthambassadors