Healthy Families America

Healthy Families America is a national evidence-based maternal and child home visiting service. HFA pairs expectant mothers or families with newborns with a Family Support Worker, who provides free home visiting services to the family and their child until the child’s fourth birthday.

Our Goals

  • Build and maintain partnerships in communities that engage families in home visiting, either prenatally or at birth
  • Promote and strengthen positive parent-child relationships
  • Promote positive growth and development in children
  • Build strengths of families and their protective factors

Who is eligible?

  • Pregnant women
  • Families with newborns (3 months of age or less)
  • Families must meet program eligibility requirements; exemptions can be provided on an individual basis to families

For more information contact Susan Dounetos at 401.752.7598 or sdounetos@cfsri.org or Michelle Hirst at 401.276.4332 or mhirst@cfsri.org.