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NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP

Build a thriving future for you and your baby while your pregnant with your first child!

Becoming a parent for the first time can be overwhelming. You probably have a lot of questions. When you sign up for our Nurse Family Partnership program, you get your own personal nurse to support you in having a healthy pregnancy, a healthy baby, and to be the best mom you can be.  Best of all the program is 100% FREE for qualifying first time moms who are less than 28 weeks pregnant!

How It Works...

Our goal is to help you have a healthy pregnancy, healthy birth, a healthy baby and plan for your ongoing success!

  • You choose to enroll, knowing you and your baby deserve the best future

  • We match you with a personal nurse to visit you from pregnancy until your child's 2nd birthday

  • We come to you! Meeting you wherever and whenever it works best for you

  • We support you! Making sure you have what you need, when you need it  

Your Nurse Will Help You...

Have a healthy pregnancy

  • Share healthy ways to care for yourself and your baby 

  • Help you understand danger signs and risks 

  • Prepare you for what to expect during labor and delivery

Have a healthy baby

  • Show you how to feed, bath and put your baby safely to sleep 

  • Teach you how babies learn and grow

  • Support your choice of feeding and help you with breastfeeding

Have the life and future you and your baby deserve

  • Connect you with resources like health insurance, mental health care, child care, and educational programs

  • Encourage and support your goals like education and employment

  • Give you a safe place to ask questions and get answers

Do I Qualify?

We embrace diversity and welcome mothers of all ages, gender identities, and immigration statuses. Eligibility is determined based on one or more of the below:

  • You are a first time pregnant mother*

  • You are less than 28 weeks pregnant*

  • You live in the state of Delaware

  • You meet the income requirements

  • You qualify for Medicaid / SNAP/ WIC / TANF

*If this is NOT your first pregnancy or you are already more than 28 weeks pregnant (7 months), please click HERE to learn about our Healthy Families Delaware program.

How Do I Enroll?

  • Click the button below and complete our simple interest form.

  • We'll contact you to explain the program and answer your questions.

  • We also accept referrals from family members, doctors, and support workers

QUESTIONS?

Need to speak to someone? We are happy to help! Give us a call: ​302-604-6301 or 800-220-3092

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