Pregnancy & Parenting Support Services

Nurse Family Partnership

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You are eligible if:

  • You are pregnant with your first child
  • WIC or Medicaid eligible
  • Live in Grand Rapids, Kentwood, or Wyoming

Nurse-Family Partnership is a voluntary support program for pregnant women having their first baby. When you enroll a nurse will visit you every one to two weeks during your pregnancy and until your baby turns 2 years old. Usually visits are in your home but can be at the location of your choice. Your nurse will help you:

  • Have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby
  • Strengthen your parenting skills
  • Build a strong network of support
  • Make your home a safe place for your baby
  • Connect with local resources for healthcare, childcare, job training and other support services
  • Find ways to continue your education and develop job skills
  • Set goals for your family’s future and find ways to help you reach them

Phone: (616) 632-7058