Women and Children


Brehon Family Services

1315 Linda Ann Drive

Tallahassee, FL  32314

Phone 850-656-7110  

Supports women in the community who are pregnant and homeless by offering them safe housing, and access to education, medical and childcare.


Big Brother/ Big Sisters of the Big Bend

565 East Tennessee St.

Tallahassee, FL (serves Jackson County)


To help children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships that has measurable impacts on youth


A Women’s Pregnancy Center

4469-A Clinton St

Marianna, FL


Free pregnancy test, ultrasounds in first trimester, counseling, baby supply, and maternity clothes


Women, Infants, & Children (WIC)

4979 Healthy Way

Marianna, FL

850-526-2412     Call for an appointment


Chipola Healthy Start

4349 Lafayette St

Marianna, FL

Phone 850-482-1236 fax 850-482-9204

Services are provided to pregnant women enrolled in Medicaid; help women have healthier babies, reduce infant mortality, and improve the overall health and development of women and infants. Identify and address local health care needs for women and infants and work to meet those needs through designing systems of care, public awareness, and coordinating, monitoring, and conducting outreach.


Healthy Start

3045 4th Street

Marianna, FL


8:00 am- 5:00 pm Monday-Friday

Provides services or referrals to services such as: childbirth education, nutrition counseling, parenting education, and other information regarding pregnancy. This program is offered through Jackson County, is free of charge, and is performed by a licensed clinical social worker or registered professional nurse.


Early Learning Coalition of NW Florida

4636 Highway 90

Marianna, FL

850-747-5400 or 866-277-9077

Childcare resource & referral, school readiness, head start, early head start, financial assistance available based on income


Healthy Families North Florida

4440 Putnam St

Marianna, FL

Phone: 850-482-2001

Building positive family interactions; improving the health status of children and their families; and promoting a safe environment for children