Maternity Support Services

Maternity Support Services (MSS) is part of the First Steps prenatal program and is one of the many benefits of the Washington medical coupon for pregnant women. MSS offers health services during pregnancy and for a time after the baby is born. Klickitat County Health Department has two MSS Nurses available to visit pregnant moms and new babies either in home or in office. To speak with the MSS Nurse in the Goldendale area call 509-773-2365. To speak with the MSS Nurse in the White Salmon area call 509-493-6207.

Take the Ages and Stages Questionnaire to help understand how your child learns and help support their growth!

A few of the many services the MSS Nurse can offer are:
  • Breast pumps and maternity support belts
  • Breastfeeding assistance
  • Newborn weight checks
  • Help with infant feeding, care and parenting
  • Help with pregnancy and childbirth concerns
  • Birth control
  • And more
The MSS Nurse can also help you to find:
  • Dental care
  • Mental health counseling
  • Housing
  • Childbirth classes
  • Free transportation to attend medical appointments
  • And more