Whole-mom, whole-family, whole-community

Our approach supports the world’s most vulnerable moms before, during, after pregnancy, and beyond.

We understand her varied needs

We worked with highly trained, skilled health professionals to guide moms through:

  • pregnancy
  • childbirth
  • nutrition
  • breastfeeding
  • PREGNANCY AND POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION AND OTHER MOOD DISORDERS
  • Gender-based violence prevention and protection
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections prevention and protection
  • Preconception health
  • Family planning

More about us

Programs & Initiatives

How we’re making change today

Using mentoring and trained peer-to-peer counseling and a supportive group approach to care that encourages open sharing and active participation, we will provide psychosocial support and relatable, empathetic, accessible information and messaging to empower, protect, sustain, guide, encourage, nourish and nurture moms through various programs and initiatives.

Partnered with the USO on Special Delivery, a program that hosts baby showers for military moms-to-be and new moms stationed around the world.
Baby Basics helps put everyone “on the same page”—from physician and staff, to patient and families—and strengthens the delivery of prenatal care, education, and support to vulnerable populations.
Follows WTEP’s mission to educate and empower moms in need around the world.
WTEP advocates for increased U.S. and global resources, advances sound public policy proposals to help the most vulnerable moms, and works to advance evidence-based health information to support, educate, and empower moms in need everywhere.

Motherhood is the ultimate Sisterhood – and all moms need and deserve our support.

Heidi Murkoff, Founder

Together we can do extraordinary things

Advocacy

Just in Time for Mother’s Day, Houlahan Introduces Military Moms Matter Act

houlahan.house.gov
Advocacy

Heidi Murkoff and the What to Expect Project Work with Senators to Break Down Barriers to Mental Healthcare for Military Moms

whattoexpect.com
Advocacy

Pilot Program Would Allow Tricare to Cover Doulas, Lactation Consultants

military.com
Advocacy

Senate Passes Collins, Durbin Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Important Work Of Doulas

collins.senate.gov
Advocacy

Senate Passes Durbin, Collins Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Important Work Of Doulas

durbin.senate.gov
News & Press

Author Heidi Murkoff Celebrates Motherhood with National Bump Day

rickeysmileymorningshow.com