General Information
Phone Numbers
Fax: 307-322-2846
Emergencies: Dial 911
718 9th St

Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
Closed for Lunch
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Maternal Child Health

Focusing on children and families is key to Platte County Public Health's mission of working toward a healthier community. 

Helping moms have healthy pregnancy outcomes, supporting parents to give kids the best start possible, and encouraging the teaching of healthy practices to children are some of the best ways to promote healthier lifestyles in our county. 

Platte County Public Health's Maternal Child Health division is all about just that - promoting the health, safety, and development of kids and families. 

To support families, we offer several great programs and services: 

Breastfeeding Education and Support

Certified lactation counselors provide breastfeeding education and support during pregnancy and after your baby is born, either in office or in your home.

*Breast pumps available to rent free of charge

*Breastfeeding supplies available at cost

-Breast pump flange fitting ruler: $2

-Nipple shields: Ranging from $10- $13 (depending on size)

-Haakaa milk collector: $13

-Manual Breast Pump: $25

-Electric Breast Pump: $145

Infant Weight Checks

In-office weight checks for your infant with a nurse by appointment and/or infant scales available for rent free of charge.

Wyoming Hand in Hand program

This free home-visiting program offers a specially trained nurse who visits regularly during pregnancy and through the first 2 years of baby's life to offer support, education and resources to help assure healthy moms and healthy babies.

Families of children with special healthcare needs can get support and help in accessing healthcare and services.

Car Seat Checks

A certified Child Passenger Safety tech can assist you in installing your child's car seat or check the seat you have already installed and provide education on car seat safety. 

Prenatal Classes

In partnership with Platte County Memorial Hospital, Platte County Public Health will offer free prenatal classes, quarterly or by appointment, to help expectant parents prepare for their baby's arrival. Call 322-2540 to receive more information and register.

Give us a call or come in to find out what these programs are all about. 


718 Ninth Street