Upcoming Events for the Week of June 22

NOTE: Most in-person events have been moved to an online format, postponed, or cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. We’re making updates as we learn about them, but we recommend contacting organizers before registering for in-person events.For updated information and resources for home visitors, check out our COVID-19 page. From all of us at LABBN, we wish you and yours good health during these challenging times.Here is a roundup of this week’s conferences, webinars, and trainings for home visitors and others who work with pregnant women and families with little ones. also included: events around L.A. county that you can share with the families you serve. want to look further into the future? See the detailed list that we update weekly. Do you have something for us to include? Email snish@labestbabies.org. and stay in touch with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube!

Events Happening Throughout June

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Online COVID-19 (Coronavirus) support GroupsEvery Monday, 5:00pm – 6:30pmEvery Tuesday, 11:00am – 12:30pm & 5:00pm – 6:30pmEvery Wednesday (Spanish), 4:00pm – 5:30pmEvery Thursday, 12:00pm – 1:00pm & 5:00pm – 6:30pmThese social support groups offer a space for continued connection during these times of boosted isolation. These are not psychotherapy groups, but the therapists facilitate the groups to offer structure and support.Presented by The Relational CenterWebinar: Caring for the Breastfeeding Dyad and yourself during the COVID-19 PandemicEvery Wednesday, 12:30pm – 1:30pmThis weekly webinar was created as a safe place for lactation professionals to gather. There will be a new speaker/topic each week to supply current information on guidelines and recommendations.Presented by the Inland Empire Breastfeeding CoalitionMindful Aging: Supporting Each other through the season of the CoronavirusApril – June 2020 (Every Wednesday), 10:15am – 11:45amPresented by InsightLA MeditationNOW VIRTUAL: The Black Daddy Dialogues (Social support Group)Every 2nd Saturday, 10:30am – 12:00pmFor a lot more information, email LeHenry Solomon at fathersforabrighterfuture@gmail.com or call (424) 223-2133Presented by South Los Angeles/South Bay African American infant & Maternal Mortality community action Team

Monday, June 22

This week is:National Nursing Assistants Week (June 18 – 25)Helen Keller Deaf-Blind awareness Week (June 21 – 27)Virtual Training: Self-Care: vital For These Unexpected TimesJune 22, 9:00am – 10:30amPresented by Best start Compton/East ComptonPARENT/FAMILY EVENT: “Si Mamá No Está Contenta, No Hay Nadie Contento” WebinarJune 22, 12:00pm – 1:30pmPresented in Spanish, a maternal mental health webinar for pregnant women and moms on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADs).Presented by the Los Angeles county Perinatal and Early childhood home Visitation Consortium and Maternal mental health NOW

Tuesday, June 23

Webinar: Simplifying portion Sizes: Using Mindfulness to create a visual CueJune 23, 10:00am – 11:00amPresented by Skelly SkillsWebinar: home Visiting SafetyJune 23, 10:00am – 11:00amPresented by The OunceWebinar: how QI data Methods Supported Ohio Medicaid’s Efforts to minimize Preterm Birth RatesJune 23, 10:00am – 11:00amPresented by the Institute for Perinatal quality ImprovementWebinar: HIV Infection and the Kidney in 2020June 23, 10:00am – 11:15amPresented by the international Antiviral Society-USAVirtual Event: I Can’t Do This Alone! Advancing Shared Competencies and Outcomes across Early childhood DisciplinesJune 23, 11:00am – 12:00pmPresented by ZERO TO THREEWebinar: A conversation with Organizers of Global, National, and community August Breastfeeding EventsJune 23, 11:00am – 12:00pmPresented by the United States Breastfeeding committee and othersWebinar: Tummy Time: Infant/Toddler movement as a foundation for LearningJune 23, 12:00pm – 1:00pmPresented by the national center on Early childhood health and WellnessWebinar: Telemedicine in Sickle Cell disease (SCD)June 23, 2:00pmPresented by the U.S. department of health and Human Services office of Minority Health

Wednesday, June 24

Virtual Event: East regional Breastfeeding Consortium (RBC) annual community Breastfeeding meeting — Continuity of Breastfeeding care in a COVID WorldJune 24, 9:30am – 11:30amPlease contact Cindy Young by means of email at cyoung@breasfeedla.org with questions and to RSVPPresented by the Los Angeles county department of Public Health, BreastfeedLA, and othersVirtual Meeting: Immigrant health access task force June MeetingJune 24, 10:00am – 11:30amPresented by California community FoundationWebinar: Fundamentals of ACE Screening and action in PediatricsJune 24, 12:00pm – 1:00pmPresented by ACEs AwarePARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Food DistributionJune 24, 12:00pm – 1:00pm: LAC + USC medical Center, Walkway between building B and Old general Hospital, 1200 N State street Los Angeles, CA 90033You can expect to receive around 25 – 40lbs of food. Foryour convenience, please bring your cart or reusable bags. For a lot more information please visit: https://www.lafoodbank.org/find-food/pantry-locator/Presented by CARES and the Los Angeles regional Food BankPARENT/FAMILY EVENT: “If Mama Ain’t Happy…” Maternal mental health WebinarJune 24, 12:00pm – 1:30pmA webinar for pregnant women and moms on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADs).Presented by the Los Angeles county Perinatal and Early childhood home Visitation Consortium and Maternal mental health NOWWebinar: Ensuring Reproductive health Access, Justice, and Equity in Unprecedented TimesJune 24, 2:00pm – 3:30pmPresented by the Los Angeles county Women’s health Equity Coalition

Thursday, June 25

Virtual Class: pregnancy & mental health small GroupJune 25, July 2, 9, & 16, 9:00am – 10:15amPresented by Dr. Pooja Lakshmin, MDWebinar: Supporting Families during COVID-19 and EmergenciesJune 25, 9:00am – 10:00amPresented by HealthConnect One and Alimentacion Segura InfantilWebinar: Culture, Identity, history as Sources of strength and Resilience for African American Children and FamiliesJune 25, 9:30am – 11:30amPresented by the Georgetown university center of Excellence for infant & Early childhood mental health ConsultationPARENT/FAMILY EVENT: how to Talk to Kids about RaceJune 25, 11:00amPresented by Every child MattersWebinar: Telehealth Visits: boosting safety for people at risk for AbuseJune 25, 12:00pm – 1:30pmPresented by the national health Collaborative on violence and abuse (NHCVA)Virtual Event: Doula meet Up: Sharing, Connecting & Uplifting during COVID-19June 25, 1:00pm – 2:15pmPresented by Michelle Sanders, CD, CLES, Latrice Matthews, M.S., CD, CLE, and heaven Cisse, AMFT Virtual Event: real Talk Conversation: Oral health for mommy and child by means of Instagram LiveJune 25, 8:00pmSpeaker Jeannette Diaz will be discussing “Baby Teeth”, join the IG live event: @generationherPresented by Generation Her

Friday, June 26

Webinar: Apoyando a Familias Durante COVID-19 y EmergenciasJune 26, 8:00am – 9:00amPresented by HealthConnect One and Alimentacion Segura InfantilPARENT/FAMILY EVENT: AVPH Food Pantry Drive ThruJune 26, 8:00am – 11:00am: 44226 10th street West, Lancaster, CA 93534Food pantry events take place every 2nd and 4th Friday. hot meals will be available on a first come first serve basis.Presented by Blue Shield of California and Antelope Valley Partners for health (AVPH)Webinar: boosting awareness Of regional center Services For Autism Spectrum Disorder In The African American Community: A Faith-Based, Community-Partnered ApproachJune 26, 8:30am – 11:00amFocused on “Increasing awareness of regional center Services for Autism Spectrum disorder In the African American Community: A Faith-Based, Community-Partnered Approach”Presented by the building Bridges to Optimum HealthVirtual Training: Systems and Public health technique in infant and Early childhood mental health (IECMH)June 26, 9:00am – 12:00pmPresented by the Los Angeles county department of mental health and ZERO TO THREEWebinar: Human Milk Production: just When You thought You KnewJune 26, 9:00am – 3:00pmPresented by BreastfeedLA, Antelope Valley Hospital, and the Antelope Valley Breastfeeding CoalitionPARENT/FAMILY EVENT: healthy emotion guideline during Uncertain TimesJune 26, 10:00amPresented by the Yale center for emotional IntelligenceVirtual Training: Systems and Public health technique in infant and Early childhood mental health (IECMH)June 26, 1:00pm – 4:00pmPresented by the Los Angeles county department of mental health and ZERO TO THREEPARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Breastfeeding Basics: From healthcare facility to home during PandemicJune 26, 2:00pm – 3:30pmFor WIC participants text “RSVP” to 91997Presented by CinnaMoms

Saturday, June 27

Today is national HIV testing Day!Virtual Event: infant development association Saturday morning LISTENJune 27, 9:30am – 10:30amPresented by the infant development association of California (IDA)

Sunday, June 28

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