Text messaging program offers support to new parents
There is a now a new high tech way for new parents to get advice for baby in a time of need.
The Baby's First text messaging program is available to new moms at no cost.
The parent can sign up simply by texting "BABY1" to 52046.
The site offers advice, videos and best-practices for raising a child.
You can do it from almost anywhere.
"People want those resources," said Jessica Anderson, maternal child project manager with WellCare of Nebraska. "They don't always have the time to find them. I hope it gets people some comfort to know the best advice is out there at the touch of a button in the palm of their hand."
WellCare launched the program November 1st.