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HELP ME GROW: When Can I Dial 2-1-1?

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There is no doubt that a new parent will have a list of questions from the moment they arrive home with their new baby. All first-time parents constantly worry about being the best parent. You are not alone. Help Me Grow is a helpline where parents can get answers to questions relating to childcare. A parent receives immediate support by dialing 2-1-1 for assistance. The Help Me Grow Child Development Specialist will recommend local resources that fit your needs. This free, unlimited, and confidential service, supports all parents and expectant mothers. Are you ready to get the support that you need during pregnancy and parenthood?  Delawareans can dial 2-1-1 if you have questions or concerns on:

  • Parenting choices
  • Child care resources
  • Health information
  • Wellness and developmental milestones
  • Local provider information
  • Financial resources

The service is in the business of being the steady support parents need to help their children thrive. A 2-1-1 Help Me Grow professional is ready to give direction and provide support. Are you still not ready to call? Watch Delaware’s Help Me Grow videos to learn more about the program:

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