Nurse Family Partnership

Call us (330) 926-5751  or email NFP@schd.org

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) is a national, evidenced-based community health program for first time moms.  Each mother served is partnered with a registered nurse to receive home visits starting earlier in pregnancy through the baby's second birthday.  The specially trained personal nurse will assist first time moms and families become more knowledgeable about pregnancy, labor and delivery.  The nurse will also provide knowledge and support around child growth and development and link families to community services and resources.

Nurse-Family Partnership  nurses help moms to be the best mom they can be.

NFP Program Goals

  • improve pregnancy and birth outcomes
  • improve child health and development
  • improve family economic self-sufficiency and maternal life course development

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