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Every Child Deserves a Healthy Start

The next neeting of the Heart of Georgia Healthy Start Coalition will be held April 10, 2012 at Laurens County Library, Dublin, GA.  Please RSVP and for more information, call 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117. 
 
Heart of Georgia Healthy Start Coalition Meeting
Location: Peabody Complex
1404 Herman Avenue
Eastman, Ga 31023
Phone: 478-374-1997

Driving Directions:

From Dublin
Coming into Eastman from Hwy 117

turn left onto Oak Street (Hwy 23/87, Cochran - Eastman Hwy). Turn right at 2nd Avenue (corner of McDonalds/Marathon). Follow 2nd Street around the curve (past the Post Office and Pruett Heating and Air). Turn right on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive (formerly Herman Avenue). Follow to Peabody Complex. Turn into the first parking lot.

From Telfair County

Coming into Eastman from Hwy 341

turn right onto Eastman - Rhine Hwy (Hwy 117/ 87). Turn left onto Legion Drive. Turn right onto Martin Luther King Jr. Drive (formerly Herman Avenue).  Follow to Peabody Complex (should be right in front of you). Turn into the parking lot on the farther end.

From Macon/Atlanta

I-75 South to I-16 East. From I-16, exit onto Sgoda Rd

Cochran/Eastman (Exit 12), turn right off exit ramp. Sgoda Rd merges into Hwy 23 & Hwy 87. Go through Cochran staying on Hwy 23/87 til it deadends. Take a left at the caution light turning again onto Hwy 23/87. Go approximately 17 miles to Eastman. Turn right at 2nd Avenue (corner of McDonalds/Marathon). Follow 2nd street around the curve (past the Post Office and Pruett Heating and Air). Turn right on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive (formerly Herman Avenue). Follow to Peabody Complex. Turn into the first parking lot.

Heart of Georgia Healthy Start Events for 
JANUARY 2012.
Please attend events in your area.
 
 
Bleckley County
Contact Bleckley Co. Health Department, 478-934-6590 or Healthy Start staff at 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117.
 
Dodge County
Contact Healthy Start staff at 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117 or the Dodge Co. Health Department at 478-374-5576.
 
Johnson County 
Contact Healthy Start staff at 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117 or the Johnson Co. Health Department at 478-864-3542.
Laurens County
    
 
Mondays, January 9, 16, 23, 30
Childbirth Education Class, Healthy Start House, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Call 478-274-7616 for more information and to register. Registration is required.
 
2nd and 4th Thursdays
January 12, 2012
Stroller Club - Walking and information on pregnancy and parenting. Call 478-274-7616 for more information. Event held at Dublin Mall, 10:30 a.m. 
  
 
Montgomery County 
Contact Healthy Start staff at 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117 or the Health Department 
 
Pulaski County
No classes scheduled, check back for updates
Childbirth Education Class
Taylor Regional Hospital, Hawkinsville, GA.  2 p.m. 
Call 478-274-7616 for more information and to register. Registration is required.
 
Treutlen County
Contact Healthy Start staff at 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117
 
Telfair County
Contact Healthy Start staff at 478-274-7616 or 800-880-0117