The Healthy Care Pregnancy Program (HCPP) aims to better support pregnant, postpartum and newly parenting people who use or have used substances. It creates and utilizes formal connections between acute care facilities and community organizations, who are also BCAPOP Program Members. This program was created and is implemented in collaboration with the Provincial Perinatal Substance Use Program, BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre, Provincial Health Services Authority.
agreed to enter the program during their pregnancy or postpartum.
933 HCPP meetings
coordinated by an inreach worker with the participant and their identified support team.
to other services, appointments and agency introductions.
connected to prenatal education by an inreach worker.
visits coordinated by the HCPP inreach worker for participant and baby / children.
HCPP SITE EXPANSION
BCAPOP is now ready to expand the number of sites offering HCPP to other community organizations with the capacity and passion to offer HCPP to pregnant, postpartum and newly parenting people who use (or have used) substances.
BCAPOP acknowledges that this pilot project is funded by the Provincial Perinatal Substance Use Program, BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre, PHSA.