SisterFriends Detroit is a volunteer effort to support healthier moms and babies. SisterFriends Detroit mentors pregnant moms and their families until their baby’s first birthday.
A SisterFriend (SF) is a person who is willing to commit to mentoring a pregnant woman who lives in the city of Detroit. The Mentor provides social support by helping the expecting mom to navigate barriers and to ensure that she is connected to necessary resources to have a healthy pregnancy and thriving infant.
A SisterFriend must be willing to do the following:
All trainings are held at the Detroit Health Department’s Healthier Beginnings Campus, at:
55 W. 7 Mile Rd.
Detroit, MI, 48203
Trainings are from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM on designated weekdays and once monthly on a Saturday from 12:30pm to 2:00pm Dates are shown below.
We also offer group and organizational trainings. If your staff, group of friends or family cannot make any of the dates below, please call us to schedule an alternative date and time.
To sign up for a training please call 313.961.BABY.
If you would like to host a training at your organization for a group of interested volunteers, please call 313.961.BABY.
|January 11, 2018||January 18, 2018|
|January 27, 2018||February 8, 2018|
|February 15, 2018||February 24, 2018|
|March 8, 2018||March 15, 2018|
|March 24, 2018||April 5, 2018|
|April 12, 2018||April 21, 2018|
|May 10, 2018||May 17, 2018|
|May 26, 2018||June 7, 2018|
|June 14, 2018||June 23, 2018|
|July 12, 2018||July 19, 2018|