News and Discussions
The latest news and discussions on the topics of family health, parent education and child development.
Mental Health at Every Visit
Any Baby Can is supporting the mental health of parents in all of our programs, at all of our visits to provide comprehensive, whole family support.
Building a Sense of Community
Our sense of community comes from one common interest: your child. And this community plays a vital role in parental success and family well-being.
A Platform and a Voice
Two clients join our board, adding voice and depth of perspective. These women bring valuable professional experience and personal experience to strengthen our work supporting families and children.
The Role and Need for Community
Community plays a role in family health and, more broadly, in family well-being. A family’s network helps improve health equity, access to health resources, and lives of children, parents and caregivers.
Update on Texas Legislative Session
We supported bills in the Texas legislative session aimed at improving funding for early intervention, Medicaid eligibility, and access to home-visiting services.
Volunteers Get Creative to Help Families
Rather than canceling their annual service projects and trips, Regents School of Austin decided to adapt, refocus and find a way to give back and make a local impact through volunteers.
Brain Development and Early Intervention
Our staff participated in the Brain Story Certification program to gain a deeper understanding of brain development and its impact on lifelong health.
Leader and Advocate of Early Intervention
Any Baby Can’s annual Ruth Wells Award recognizes a staff member’s commitment to service, passion for our work and clients, and dedication to our mission. This year’s winner is physical therapist Lauretta Jackson!
What Unites Our Programs
What connects our work across all programs is that we develop our clients’ self-sufficiency and self- efficacy, and we’re dedicated to delivering quality services to meet that goal.
Improving Mother-Baby Outcomes
When a mother is supported in pregnancy and throughout parenthood, the person who benefits the most is the child.
A Little Goes a Long Way in Supporting Children
A little goes a long way in allowing a family to focus on what children need to thrive.
A Legacy Lives on Through Giving
After facing the diagnosis of childhood cancer, the Duke family created a legacy through giving for their daughter Emma.
It Starts With Prevention
Any Baby Can is committed to using our expertise and our voice to advocate for the changes at the legislative level that ultimately benefit families.
Everyone has a Part to Play
The health and success of a child is influenced by a variety of factors, including the social support their parents receive.
Child, Family and Community
Anthony DeGraw from Integris and Any Baby Can’s Isabel Cobo discuss the connection between child, family and community.
Collaboration to Best Serve Families
In order to deliver on our mission and provide a well-rounded approach to a family’s needs, we work with community groups and develop partnerships with organizations
Commitment and Passion
Isabel Cobo wins the 2022 Ruth Wells Award, recognizing her commitment to early intervention for children in Central Texas.
Volunteering That Makes an Impact
Our volunteers are passionate about helping parents and children, and shared 1,700 hours of their time and talent with us this year.