Nurse-Family Partnership

First-Time Pregnancy

Nurse-Family Partnership® is a nurse-led, evidence based home visitation program proven to significantly improve the health, well-being, and economic self-sufficiency for children and their families. Nurse-Family Partnership matches each first-time mothers-to-be with a registered nurse who visits her in her home during and after pregnancy. The visits continue after the birth of her baby until the child turns two years old. Nurse-Family Partnership is a free program to all eligible women.

In addition to providing health education about pregnancy and newborn care, the nurse is a source of support and resources in all areas which the client finds a need. Together, they work to accomplish goals set by the mother, such as continuing their educational path and employment. With over 30 years of experience, Nurse-Family Partnership currently serves more than 30,000 families in 43 states, 6 tribal communities, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Positive outcomes for clients served by Texas’ Nurse-Family Partnership include:

  • 89% babies born are full term
  • 91% babies born are at a healthy weight
  • 87% of mothers initiate breastfeeding
  • 93% of children received all recommended immunizations by 24 months

(Statistics from the NFP National Office)

Who can get help through this program?

A mother-to-be can get help through this program if she:

  • Does not have other children
  • Signs up by the 28th week of her pregnancy
  • Has an income that is at or below the 185 percent of the federal poverty level
  • Is a resident of Wichita County

If interested in participating please contact the Nurse-Family Partnership® Program, Community Healthcare Center, at (940) 766-6306 Ext. 2125.

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You may also request more information through the online form below.

Nurse-Family Partnership Information Request Form

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Resource Links:

The Nurse-Family Partnership National Services Office

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Mission

To provide access to high quality, respectful and patient-centered primary and preventive healthcare services for everyone.

Vision

Community Healthcare Center will eliminate health disparities and inequities in our community by being the provider of choice for primary medical, dental and behavioral healthcare services.

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Community Healthcare Center provides trusted healthcare services for the entire family, including Pediatrics, Family Medicine, Dental, Counseling and our TodayCare Walk-In clinic. We welcome Medicare, Medicaid, CHIP and most insurances. To schedule an appointment or for more information, please call (940)766-6306. chcwf.com ...

Community Healthcare Center provides trusted healthcare services for the entire family, including Pediatrics, Family Medicine, Dental, Counseling and our TodayCare Walk-In clinic. We welcome Medicare, Medicaid, CHIP and most insurances. To schedule an appointment or for more information, please call (940)766-6306. chcwf.com
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