Community partners came together to present multiple events during Black History Month. Thank you to Heal & Rebuild Collective, Roberts Family Development Center, Robla School District, Rose Family Creative Empowerment Center, Soul Space and others for offering the Black History Parent Celebration, Let It Go, Sis!, Rose Family Radio, Teen Summit and Wellness Walks.
Black Child Legacy Campaign will present the final Doula webinar of the year on December 16 at 7 p.m. Our Pregnancy and Birth Stories will be discussed. Access the webinar on the Black Child Legacy Campaign YouTube channel.
The fifth Black Doula Consortium webinar on October 26 provided a genuine conversation about infant loss and grief. Access the webinar recording on BCLC’s YouTube channel. Below are resources for dealing with infant loss and postpartum:
Infant Loss Support
Postpartum Support International Help Line: 1.800.944.4773
Postpartum Support International: Loss and Grief in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Sisters in Loss
Shades of Blue Infant Loss Support Group
The 10-question Edinburgh Postpartum Depression Scale has been proven to be an efficient and effective way of identifying patients at risk for perinatal depression.
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The Observer talked with Chet P. Hewitt, Sierra Health Foundation and The Center at Sierra Health Foundation president and CEO, about the impact the Black Child Legacy Campaign has had on the lives of Sacramento’s African American community. Read the article in The Observer.
The Black Child Legacy Campaign’s next Black Doula Consortium Webinar will be live October 26 at 7 p.m. to discuss Loss and Grief. The webinar will be recorded and shared on the Black Child Legacy Campaign You Tube Channel and @RAACDSac, @Blackwpfresno and @ frontlinedoulas on Facebook to view this informative conversation.
The Black Child Legacy Campaign is presenting the fourth Black Doula Consortium Webinar, airing on October 5. Join the Black Child Legacy Campaign You Tube Channel or @RAACDSac, @Blackwpfresno or @ frontlinedoulas on Facebook to view this engaging and informative conversation on Your Screenings During and After Pregnancy.
Sept. 2 update: Access the webinar recording on YouTube.
The Black Child Legacy Campaign is presenting the Black Doula Consortium Webinar, available on August 31. Join the Black Child Legacy Campaign You Tube Channel or @RAACDSac or @Blackwpfresno on Facebook to view this engaging and informative conversation about supporting Black maternal mental health.
On July 30, the Sacramento Kings hosted the final basketball games of the season for the Kings and Queens Rise Co-Ed Youth Sports and Mentoring League at Golden 1 Center. The championship games celebrated the hard work and dedication of the nearly 200 participants in the league’s fourth season. Watch a report on CBS-13.