Describe the effect of extremely low birth weight babies on the family and community. Consider short-term and long-term impacts, socioeconomic implications, the need for ongoing care, and comorbidities associated with prematurity.

Describe the effect of extremely low birth weight babies on the   family and community. Consider short-term and long-term impacts,   socioeconomic implications, the need for ongoing care, and   comorbidities associated with prematurity. Explain how disparities   relative to ethnic and cultural groups may contribute to low birth   weight babies. Identify one support service within your community to   assist with preterm infants and their families and explain how the   service adequately addresses the needs of the community, or a   population in your community. Provide the link to the resource in your post.