Thursday, February 21, 2019

MCH Home Visitor Program

MCH Home Visitor Services are available to any pregnant woman and families with a baby (birth through one year) living in Kansas. As your child grows and you have questions or concerns, you can contact your Home Visitor for help.

Home Visitors are mothers that have been trained to help other mothers with their concerns and they work with public health nurses who can make home visits as needed. Services are provided in your home through scheduled visits to give you friendly support and information. The Home Visitor can help you with:

Planning for a healthy pregnancy

Financial assistance and insurance; assistance in filling out forms

Breast Feeding support

The supplemental food / nutrition program for Women, Infants, and
Children (WIC) and other food resources

Prenatal, postpartum, and baby care

Babies who have special health needs

Reducing risk on infant death and injury;
Child safety

Family planning

Family relationships and counseling services

Healthcare for you and your child

Child development, early childhood programs or childcare information

Adult Education

Contact Info

Cherokee County Health Dept