Long Beach-Wilmington Best Babies Collaborative
The Long Beach-Wilmington Best Babies Collaborative (LB-W BBC) is a cooperative project of six community agencies working together to improve birth outcomes for families in Long Beach and Wilmington (Zip Codes 90802, 90805, 90806, 90813, and 90744). The LB-W BBC provides intensive case management to 140 pregnant and new mothers.
North Long Beach Walking Club: brings together community members to exercise together. See flyer (in both English and Spanish).
- Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services
- St. Mary Medical Center, Families in Good Health
- Wilmington Community Clinic
- St. Mary Medical Center, OB Clinic
- Latino Diabetes Clinic / Family Health Education Center
- Black Infant Health
- Sweet Success Program
To improve birth outcomes for perinatal families in the target zip codes of 90802, 90805, 90806, 90813, and 90744 by identifying gaps, coordinating services, and eliminating barriers and enhancing the capacity of the community to work together.
All pregnancies will lead to a healthy birth outcome through improved community awareness and utilization of perinatal support services.
Creativity, communication, inspiring others to become involved, commitment to continuity of services, and commitment to the collaborative process/consistency of involvement.
Teresa Nikoletich (562) 570-4272