Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)
A voluntary, free Maternal Child Health program. NFP gives first-time moms valuable knowledge and support throughout pregnancy and until their babies reach 2 years of age. Partnering first-time moms with caring nurse home visitors empowers these mothers to confidently create a better life for their children and themselves.
For more information visit: www.nursefamilypartnership.org
Child Car Seat Checks
Three out of every four car seats are not used correctly. Child Car Seat Checks available to any interested Juneau County residents (parents/grandparents and caregivers). A Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician can check your seat for recalls and help with proper installation. Call the Health Department for an appointment.
For more information visit:
For information on recalls visit: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/problems/recalls/childseat.cfm
Prenatal Care Coordination (PNCC)
PNCC is a Medicaid and BadgerCare Plus benefit that helps pregnant women get the support and services they need to have a healthy baby.
PNCC Services Include:
Juneau/Adams WIC Program
WIC is the nation’s most successful and cost-effective public health nutrition program. WIC provides healthy food, nutrition information and community referrals for income-eligible pregnant, breastfeeding, and post-partum women, infants, and children up to five years old.
It's easy to apply:
First Breath is a free program that helps pregnant women quit smoking through one-on-one counseling and personalized goal setting.
Resources for New Parents
WWW.wellbadger.org/Well Badger (1-800-642-7837)