Ancient Song Doula Services is a Brooklyn-based nonprofit that was created by Chanel Porchia, a mother of four, who wanted to provide positive and individualistic maternity and infant support services to women in Brooklyn who might not be able to Read More »
While the Affordable Care Act has significantly improved access to health insurance and preventive care, some important types of care for pregnant women were left out of the health-care reform law, namely doula care.
A new report from Choices in Read More »
In September, 19-year-old Ayaanah Gibson bled to death in her Benedict College dorm room after delivering a stillborn child. Gibson was within walking distance of the campus health center and a few miles from multiple health facilities in Columbia, South Read More »
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson announced the War on Poverty, a set of legislation and programs intended to respond to the needs of people living in poverty. Today, many people still need and benefit from War on Poverty Read More »