“PASOs (or “steps” in Spanish) aims to improve health of Latino families in South Carolina by educating Latino parents and caregivers on issues related to healthy pregnancies and prenatal care, as well as appropriate child development and resources for child health, and by advocating for better, more accessible services for Latinos. PASOs provides a free, comprehensive 14-hour prenatal empowerment course, community health outreach and individual interventions to Latino families, and consultative services for maternal and child health providers and policymakers throughout South Carolina.

State of South Carolina, AMCHP (Association of Maternal & Child Health Providers) 2012 Birth Outcomes Compendium, 2005

Evidence Rating: II

Cost: N/A

Additional Info:


Parenting Education Prenatal Care and Education

Perinatal Periods:

Parenting Prenatal

Resource types:

Demonstration project

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