Nurse Family Partnership uses specially trained nurses to visit first-time pregnant women who are low-income. In Delaware, the program is offered by Children and Families First. Low-income women who are less than 28 weeks pregnant and who are pregnant with their first child are eligible for this service. A nurse will provide home visits regularly throughout the pregnancy, up until the baby turns age two.
The nurse home visitor will help mom:
To learn more about the Nurse Family Partnership, and for tips on motherhood for first-time moms, visit: www.nursefamilypartnership.org. You can also call Help Me Grow 2-1-1 or send a text message to 302-231-1464.