Healthy Birth Outcomes [HBO]


What is HBO?

HBO is a free program for pregnant women who live in Stanislaus County. HBO provides support in the community, and personal education from a public health nurse and connects you to services such as:

  • Medical care and insurance
  • Nutrition and food resources
  • Teaching on healthy pregnancy, labor and delivery, and breastfeeding
  • Baby care information


What is an HBO Support Group?

HBO Suport groups provide moms to be with:

  • Pregnancy and baby care education
  • Fun crafts and acitivities
  • Snacks
  • Support from other women in the community who are pregnant or parenting a baby under 1 year old

Click here to find a support group near you.


What is HBO Home Visiting Service?

Home visits are for pregnant women who are less than 28 weeks pregnant and are facing a high-risk pregnancy. A public health nurse comes out to your home or will meet you in the community. They will continue until the baby is a year old.

Healthy Birth Outcomes is funded through a grant through the Stanislaus County Children & Families Commission.