Georgia Department of Public Health

DPH_Logo_GIF_full.gifResponding to the growing body of research on neuroscience and early brain development, Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Health, has identified language acquisition as a public health imperative. Beginning in 2013, DPH began training the 1,000 WIC nutritionists who interact with families in the 199 WIC offices across the state, building their capacity to encourage new and expectant parents to deliver language nutrition to their children. Learn more on their website. 

Talk With Me Baby is made possible by a grant from the United Way of Atlanta and is a collaborative effort among organizations.