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Details for Service Women's Health Public Education
Service Name Women's Health Public Education Program Name Access, Outreach
Goal Expand awareness, understanding and use of information to enhance the health and safety of North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that children and/or adults have access to consistent and accurate health and safety information through outreach and education.
Division Division of Public Health
Service Description

This service educates North Carolina residents on maternal and child information. It does so through public education/information campaigns. It provides information about:

-Preventing birth defects by encouraging women to consume folic acid before pregnancy

-Preventing teen pregnancy

-Family planning

-Preparing for a healthy pregnancy; prenatal care

-Infant care and appropriate parenting skills

Contracts currently with NC Healthy Start Foundation, SHIFT NC and the March of Dimes provide the service.



Web Site http://www.marchofdimes.com/northcarolina and http://www.appcnc.org/ and http://www.nchealthystart.org Year First Initiated 1990
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided Yes Competitive Bidding No
Competitive Bidding Details
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
Number Waiting
Waiting List Details

Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
Income Eligibility Method
Income Eligibility Type
Whose Income Eligibility
Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
Income Verified Method
Income Criteria
Income Eligibility Change
Income Eligibility Method Prior To Change
Income Eligibility Other

Target Population
Age Range Start Age Range End
15 44

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
Not Applicable

Budget Information
State Fiscal Year (SFY)
As of the month of
Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2024 SFY 2023-2024 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 0 0 0
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 0 0 0
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 0 0 0
Receipts-Federal 0 0 0
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 0 0 0
Total Receipts 0 0 0
General Fund Appropriations 0 0 0
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0