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Prenatal Care Assistance Program
Growing Up Healthy Hotline



Address:19 Aviation Rd Albany NY 12205
Telephone(s):1-800-522-5006
Fax:(212) 442-5670
World Wide Web: https://www.health.ny.gov/community/pregnancy/health_care/prenatal/helpful_links.htm


Description:

PCAP offers regular medical checkups, vitamins, and hospital care during pregnancy and during delivery; counseling and instruction on pregnancy, nutrition, labor, delivery, baby care, infant growth and development, and parenting; help in getting services such as WIC (food assistance), transportation, childbirth classes, visiting nursing, and more; health care for two months after delivery including checkups, medicines, hospital and emergency care, and more, for a year after birth; help in obtaining Medicaid and other services. Free or low cost pregnancy test; breast feed information; birth control referrals and information; pregnancy care appointments; health for both women and men.




Hours:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Eligibility Requirements:

Pregnant women are eligible. You must meet income guidelines, and you do not need to be a citizen.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.


Services Offered:Benefits AssistanceHealth CareHealth EducationNutrition EducationParenting EducationParenting Skills ClassesTeen Family Planning Programs
Target Groups(By Need):Low-IncomePregnant TeensSingle MothersWomen