HOME VISITING SERVICES
Great childhoods begin at home
We are proud to use the Healthy Families America program for our home visitation services. HFA was named one of seven proven home visiting models by the U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services.
Mission: To promote child well-being and prevent the abuse and neglect of our nation’s children through intensive home visiting.
Vision: All children receive nurturing care from their family essential to leading a healthy and productive life.
Promise: Healthy Families America is supporting relationships between parents and children within communities, to strengthen American families.
WE ARE HERE TO HELP
Healthy Families Rock Island County and Doula programming provides new and expecting families with quality services. Our Doulas and Family Support Workers provide support and education about what to expect while pregnant and parenting while working with parents to meet their own personal goals.
Whether pregnant, in the hospital or after the birth of your baby, the Healthy Families and Doula team work to increase the health and well-being of each family.
These services are FREE and VOLUNTARY.
Together we help parents to:
Build confidence in your role as a parent
Make a plan and set goals for you and your baby
Feel successful as a parent
Learn how to meet your child’s needs
For referrals or more information, contact Samantha Mathew at 309-736-7170, ext. 117, or SamanthaM@childabuseqc.org.