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About Birth and Beyond

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BB-IMG_1102.jpgBirth & Beyond Home Visition uses an award-winning curriculum called the Nurturing Parenting Program. This program provides family support services to pregnant women and families with children 0-5 years of age. Our Birth and Beyond home visitors partner up and caregivers. They move together through a personalized lesson plan developed by the parent and home visitor. Our free and voluntary family support services focus on the primary caregiver and children, but also addresses the needs of the whole family. The weekly lessons focus on positive self concept, child development, empathy, alternatives to hitting and yelling, nurturing skills, and the use of the positive communcation.

There are many services available to Birth & Beyond Community Response families, including information on nutrition and breast-feeding, budgeting, health, immunizations, child development, and community resources. The goal of the program is to help build strong families by meeting the needs of growing children to:

  • Help parents give their childre the most valuable gift of all- an enthusiastic, loving, and nurturing family.
  • Help children receive better medical care.
  • Help parents understand and meet their children's need at every stage of their growth.