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Blue Earth County Community Health Department

Family Home Visiting

410 S 5th St, Mankato, MN, 56001-6543

Distance: 954 Miles

(507) 385-3847

Website

http://www.blueearthcountymn.gov/index.aspx?NID=263

Service Details

Description

Family home visits provide education for parents about the health and well-being of their young children.


A public health nursing assessment is done at the first visit. Ongoing support includes:
* Parenting education about healthy parent-child relationships
* Information about caring for babies, infant growth and child development
* Help to ensure a safe home environment


Additional Information

Offers Public Nurse home visits and First Steps, a free program for families of newborns. It offers home visiting by a family support worker to help strengthening the parent-child relationship.


For more information, visit https://www.blueearthcountymn.gov/526/First-Steps


Eligibility

Residents of Blue Earth County with children up to age three. Must meet certain criteria for home visiting services.


Application Instructions

Call (507) 304-4163 to arrange for a Public Health Nursing visit. Referral information can be faxed to (507) 304-4550.


Call (507) 385-3847 for information about the First Steps Home Visiting Program.


Business Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Blue Earth County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 304-4319
FAX (507) 304-4550
Public Health Supervisor (507) 304-4175

Last Update

8/7/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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