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General Information
Description of ServiceText4Baby is an educational program that sends text messages about 3 times a week to pregnant women and new moms. The texts provide the moms with information & reminders about how to take care of their own health & that of their babies.

Women who sign up for the service by texting BABY (or BEBE for Spanish) to 511411 will receive free SMS text messages each week, timed to their due date or baby's date of birth.

PA Department of Health in partnership with National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition is a lead state agency for text4baby.
Geographical AreaPennsylvania; Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Client Information
Target PopulationPregnant Women
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 877-724-3258
Physical Site Address 1 625 Forster Street
Physical Site Address 2 8th Floor West
Physical Site City, State, Zip Harrisburg, PA 17120
Main Phone 877-724-3258
Service Location Email info@text4baby.org
Web Address http://text4baby.org
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Health
Affiliated Program: Pennsylvania Department of Health
This Service: Text4Baby
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Infants/Toddlers (YB-9500.3300)
Medical Information Lines (TJ-3200.5000)
Mother and Infant Care (LJ-5000)
Pregnant Women (YK-6500.6600)