THE GIFT OF LIFE FOUNDATION

Celebrating 30 years of Building a Better Montgomery.
One Mother, One Baby, One Family at a Time.

 

Our Mission & Reach

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Who We Are

 Gift of Life is committed to improving the health and well-being of   at-risk mothers and babies to build stronger communities.  

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Who We Serve

Gift of Life serves women, infants and children in Montgomery County who are at a greater risk for infant mortality. We help our program participants reduce barriers to success, related to economic, social and health disparities.

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What We Do

Gift of Life offers programs that are designed to meet the unique needs of families. All our programs are voluntary and                       offered at no cost. 

Our Results

 

                                                    

Gift of Life’s Compliance & Quality Improvement staff track our progress toward meeting Healthy Start required performance measures throughout the fiscal year. It provides staff a detailed view on how program participants have benefited from Gift of Life’s programs over time and opportunities to better meet their needs.

 

78% of Gift of Life moms place their infant to sleep using safe sleep practices

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53% of Gift of Life babies ages 6-23 months are read to three or more times per week

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65% of Gift of Life babies are introduced to breastfeeding


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71% of program fathers/partners attended appointments or classes during pregnancy

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100% of our moms have a documented reproductive life plan

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100%  of our moms receive perinatal depression and intimate partner violence screening


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98% of GOL babies and 88% of our moms received a well child/mom visit postpartum

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100% of GOL babies and 94% of moms have a health insurance

100% of GOL babies and 88% of moms have a usual source of medical care

 
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