Become a Member

Join NHSA in its efforts to promote the development of MCH programs and increase awareness of the issues of infant and maternal mortality, low birthweight and disparities in perinatal health. NHSA members are composed of Healthy Start project directors, maternal and child health professionals, social workers, health care providers, community and outreach workers and other individuals concerned about the well-being of women, children, dads and families. NHSA’s membership includes the federally-funded Healthy Start sites as voting members. Individuals and organizations can join as non-voting members of NHSA and receive many benefits.

Become a Member of the National Healthy Start Association

The benefits of membership and fees are currently being reviewed by the NHSA Board of Directors.

This page will be updated soon.

If you are interested in becoming a member in the interim, please contact NHSA at

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued a specific Health Advisory recommending urgent action to increase COVID-19 vaccination for pregnant and breastfeeding people. Check out CDC’s updated guidance on COVID-19 Vaccines While Pregnant or Breastfeeding.