Educating women, teens, and families in the areas of prenatal care, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, infant care,
child seat safety, reproductive health, and hygiene.


The FCPEC is a non-profit organization providing childbirth and reproductive health programs in Franklin, Patrick and Henry Counties in Virginia. The Perinatal Education Center also provides free child safety seats and products.

There is a small fee for some of our classes, but no one is turned away because of inability to pay. Programs include prepared childbirth, infant CPR and safety, breastfeeding, infant care, safety seat installation, grand parenting, sibling preparation, growing girls, teen pregnancy outreach, support group for children and their caretakers.