Pregnancy and Parenting

NURSE-FAMILY PARTNERSHIP

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FREE to all who are eligible!

Providing Guidance for First-Time Mothers

Nurse-Family Partnership® (NFP) is an evidence-based, nurse home visiting program for women throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area who are having their first baby. If you enroll, a specially trained nurse will visit you in your home throughout pregnancy and continue to visit until your baby is 2 years old.

Your Nurse Will Help You:

    • Have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby

    • Become a better parent

    • Build a strong network of support for you and your baby

    • Make your home a safe place for your baby to live and play

    • Get referrals for healthcare, childcare, job training and other support services available in your community

    • Find ways to continue your education and develop job skills

    • Set goals for your family’s future and find ways to help you reach them.

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Enrollment Requirements

You must fit all of the following requirements to enroll in the NFP program, in addition to meeting income requirements:

    • First-time mother

    • Less than 28 weeks pregnant

For more information about Nurse-Family Partnership, please contact us at (602) 224-1740 or nfp@swhd.org.


With your very own free Nurse­-Family Partnership personal nurse, you will get the support, advice and information you need during your pregnancy and when your baby arrives.

Becoming a mom for the first-time can be a lot to handle, so wouldn’t it be nice to have an expert nurse to help you on your journey? Over 340,000 first-time moms just like you have enjoyed the benefits of having a NFP nurse.

I know. It sounds too good to be true, right? It’s true! We’d love to tell you more and answer all your questions.

You must be a first-time mom that is pregnant 28 weeks or less, but your nurse would love to work with you as early in your pregnancy as possible. There is also an income eligibility requirement.

Contact us to learn more, or so we can get you connected with your personal nurse.

Call or text (844) 637-6667



Expertise from Our Partner Programs

Parents: Think your child could benefit from the free services offered by Parent Partners Plus? Get in touch using the form below to take the first step in laying the groundwork for a lifetime of success.

Parent Partners Plus is a network of trusted, established nonprofit programs that help give your child his or her best possible chance at a happy, healthy future. If you have questions, concerns or needs as far as breastfeeding, postpartum depression, helping your child meet developmental milestones or transitioning into life as a new parent, our representatives can connect you with programs offered by the following alliance members:

Early Head Start

Early Head Start offers both a Home-Based program, and a Center-Based program, each program incorporates an individualized approach to high-quality services for low-income pregnant women and children under age three. Pregnant teens, parenting teens, and their children receive support and guidance from Early Head Start staff to become self sufficient. Early Head Start has activities that include but are not limited to weekly home visits; child development education; comprehensive prenatal and postpartum health care; breastfeeding education; active learning experiences; twice a month socialization events for the Home-Based children and families; parenting guidance and education; services for special needs children, and assistance accessing community resources to help both the children and their families with any concerns.