What is Help Me Grow?
Help Me Grow is a voluntary family support program for pregnant women or new parents. Offered in every county of the state through a well-established network, Help Me Grow is an evidence-based
program that promotes healthy
growth and development for babies
and young children. Our home visitors
are well-trained professionals who use
a non-judgmental and compassionate approach that empowers parents with
skills, tools and confidence to nurture the
healthy growth of their children.
Help Me Grow believes all young children deserve the same opportunities to realize their full potential in life, regardless of economic, geographic, and demographic considerations. The parenting education and child development resources provided to families allows them to maximize this critical period of development in their child’s life, providing a foundation for lasting success.
When a parent schedules a home visit with Help
Me Grow, they will have the opportunity to
share to share their thoughts about parenting, ask
questions, and receive reliable information based on their individual family needs or topics of interest. Topics may include, but are not limited to:
- Healthy Pregnancies
- Baby and Child Health
- Child Growth and Development
- Toilet Training
- Child Safety
- Household Safety
- Local Resources
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Content last reviewed 8/29/2014 – Page last updated 8/29/2014