Family Resource Center

UMC’s The Family Resource Center is the home of three programs devoted to serving the people of our community. The three programs include Baby Steps, Bright Beginnings and Senior Celebrations. The resource center is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Baby Steps
Is a comprehensive program to assist expectant mothers in accessing early and continuous prenatal care. Baby Steps assists mother in obtaining financial assistance for prenatal care, referral to a physician, transportation to prenatal visits, emotional support and childbirth education. This program is offered free of charge to any pregnant woman.


Bright Beginnings
Provides community education in Childbirth Preparation, Breastfeeding, Sibling classes, Baby Basics, Infant Massage, Infant and Child CPR, Boot Camp for New Dads and Safe Sitter classes. Infant and Child playgroups are also available, where we emphasize the health and development and socialization of your child. Personal tours of UMC’s Maternal Child Unit are available upon request. All classes are offered at no charge to the UMC community.


Senior Celebrations
Celebrates adults 50 years of age and better! Classes on health related topics, health screenings and activity opportunities are offered monthly. A newsletter is mailed to member’s home quarterly. A lending library of books and videos are available for checkout. Materials are provided for all members. There is no cost for membership.Click here for program dates and times.


Classes and Events

UMC sponsors and participates in several community events to promote health and wellness to the residents of Southern Nevada. In addition, UMC offers classes on a variety of health related topics. Classes are open to the public and most are free. All that we ask it that you call to reserve space so we have enough materials for everyone. Please click on Classes and Events for information on upcoming infant, child, parenting and senior classes.

 

383-2229 (BABY)

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m.

1120 Shadow Lane

Second driveway south of Charleston on Shadow Lane. Print this map.