Baby’s First Test Baby's First Test

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Contact Information

Baby's First Test
Contact: Natasha Bonhomme, Executive Director
Email Address: info@babysfirsttest.org
Phone: 202-966-5557

4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 404 Washington, DC 20008
Area Served: Out of State

Map Location Baby's First Test

Narrative

Newborn screening works by testing all babies who are born in Massachusetts. Testing all babies is important, because most babies appear healthy at birth, even the babies who have the conditions that need treatment and that can be detected by newborn screening.

Houses the nation's newborn screening clearinghouse; included are current support and services information and links to individual state's programs. Supported and funded as a result of the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act passed in 2008.

Service Types

  • Disability Awareness

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Information/Referral

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service