COMMITTED TO THE CAUSE
Local Birthing Project of the Month
During the COVID-19 Pandemic, several babies have been born in Ashley County, Arkansas. Along with the support of Hope Birthing Project Sister Friends and Elders, Ruby Johnson shares a sense of gratitude for her community and gives to help others mentally and physically during this difficult time for many.
A primary task of the Birthing Project currently is to continue to provide a sense of purpose. which in turn helps protects her community against developing depression while missing widespread socialization with others.
Assisting with material and social supports to pregnant and new moms, The Hope Birthing Project has a passion for supporting the entire family. The Birthing project is connecting and strengthening ties to the community to embrace social distancing, promote the importance of getting the flu shot, and of wearing of masks when interacting with others and handwashing often.
The Hope Birthing Project is also informing families of neighborhood resource, keeping in regular contact with others to help develop a solid support system. All these things are being accomplished while staying indoors, and isolating self and family from exposure to Covid 19.