Know this — we’re here to help, not to judge. Wherever you are in your recovery, the Perinatal Hope Program can give you the support you need to care for yourself and your baby.
Here’s all that the program offers:
Substances used while pregnant can be passed to your baby. After delivery, this can cause a condition known as neonatal abstinence syndrome, or NAS. Babies with NAS may need specialized care to handle withdrawal symptoms.
AHN is equipped to provide specialized support for your new baby. Here’s what you can expect:
Opioid use disorder (OUD) continues to grow in the United States. Around 2.1 million people struggle with OUD* and the number of pregnant women affected has quadrupled over the last two decades.** If you’re facing these challenges, know that we are here to help you and your baby.
We have multiple locations in western Pennsylvania, making it easier to get the care you need:
Premier Women's Health
103 Pleasant Drive
Aliquippa, PA 15001
Northern Regional OB-GYN
125 Emeryville Drive, Suite 110
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
North Coast OB-GYN
2315 Myrtle Street, Suite 290
Erie, PA 16502
Jefferson Women’s Health Midwives
575 Coal Valley Road, Suite 209A
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
Forbes Family Medicine
2550 Mosside Blvd., Suite 500
Monroeville, PA 15146
Century Medical Associates
3063 Freeport Road C
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
West Penn Multispecialty OB-GYN
5140 Liberty Avenue, Floor 2
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Allegheny Women’s Health
1307 Federal Street, Suite B201
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Jefferson Women's Health
97 Delaware Ave
Uniontown, PA 15401
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PA Media Group: PennLive. Rate of opioid use and other drug use soars among pregnant women in Pa. Updated Dec 11, 2018; Posted Dec 11, 2018. https://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/12/rate-of-opioid-useand-other-drug-use-soarsamong-pregnant-women-in-pa.html. Downloaded August 14, 2019.
NIH (National Institute on Drug Abuse) https://www.drugabuse.gov/opioid-summariesby-state/pennsylvania-opioid-summary