By enrolling in Children First, you can:
Improve the health of your child & yourself;•
Improve your child’s development;•
Make a positive attachment with your • baby;
Find & use community resources; and•
Make a strong support network of family & • friends.
“Children first provided the confidence I needed to become,
not only a responsible parent,
but also a confident mother”
By working together, we can improve the quality of life for you and your baby.
Children First nurses work hard to include fathers, grandparents, friends and others in the parenting process. Your nurse helps you to make goals for your family’s future and to reach those goals.
Benefits of joining
“The Children First program
was a lifeline to me...”
Children First offers home visitation services to families expecting their first child. Public health nurses will work with you and your family to help you have a healthy pregnancy and baby. Your nurse home visitor will help you understand the changes taking place in your body, teach you about your child’s growth and development, and help you become a confident parent.