Family Connects Texas is a free evidence-based, nurse home visiting program for all families with newborns.
The Family Connects Texas program supports parents by linking nurses, community resources, and families. Our mission is to connect you with resources that nurture your whole family and support your child. It’s about planting seeds for the future. Together, we’re growing healthy babies!
What can Family Connects Texas do for you?
Having a new baby affects families in many ways. Family Connects Texas nurses are trained to answer your questions and connect you with the support you need. Here are a few things Family Connects Texas nurses can do for your family:
Give you tips on safe sleep
Help you with baby’s crying
Teach other family members about baby
Tell you about parent support groups
Give you tips to help baby learn
Tell you about family planning options
Plan for visiting the doctor
Check baby’s weight
Check mom’s health
Help with feeding baby
Screen mom for Postpartum Depression
Tell you about child care options
Help plan to go back to work
Give tips on bath time & changing diapers
Babies don’t come with an instruction manual, so let Family Connects Texas fill in the gaps. Learn about home visits for all families.