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Helping First-Time Parents Succeed



A Program for First-Time Moms

Nurse-Family Partnership is a program for first time mothers living in Pontiac who are less than 28 weeks pregnant. The nurse home-visitor will visit you in your home throughout pregnancy and continue to visit until your child is two years old.

A registered nurse will help you:

  • Have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby 
  • Become a better parent
  • Build a strong network of support for you and your baby
  • Make your home a safe place for your baby to live and play
  • Get referrals for healthcare, childcare, job training and other support services in your community
  • 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

Referrals are being accepted now.

To participate in this program, a woman must:

  • Live in the City of Pontiac, and
  • Be pregnant and planning to have her first baby
You can join as early in your pregnancy as you like, but you must join before the 28th week of your pregnancy.

For information call:  248-858-1406

Baby's Best Start Begins With You!