First Step Family Support Center

Home-visiting Programs

Parents as Teachers

Parents as Teachers promotes the optimal early development, learning, and health of children by supporting and engaging parents and caregivers so that you have more tools to help your children learn and grow. Developmental, health, hearing and vision screenings are offered. We help you to connect to community resources and services. Parents as Teachers is funded by: The Dept. of Children, Youth & Families (DCYF), HRSA, Clallam Country CD/MH Funding  & Washington State DSHS TANF Funding.

When: Visits are twice monthly
Where: Visits occur in your home (alternative locations can be discussed)
Contact: Krista (360) 457-8355
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Parent and Child Assistance Program
The Parent-Child Assistance Program (PCAP)

The Parent‐Child Assistance Program (PCAP) is an award winning, evidence‐informed home visitation case‐management model for pregnant and parenting women with substance use disorders. PCAP goals are to help mothers build healthy families and prevent future births of children exposed prenatally to alcohol and drugs.

When: Visits scheduled twice a month, more if needed
Where: Home visits or alternate locations if desired
Contact: Christina (360) 808-5517
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Maternity Support Services
Maternity Support Services

Maternity Support Services are preventive health and education services to help have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. Prenatal support can help prevent complications and inform women about important steps they can take to ensure a healthy pregnancy, birth, and baby. We offer social support, counseling, nursing, and nutritional services. Visits can be made at First Step or in your home!

When: Visits are scheduled as needed
Where: First Step Family Support Center, virtually, or in your home
Contact: Elisia (360) 457-8355
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Infant Case Management

Families with a child age two-months to one year are assisted in finding the resources, information, and support they need to help their child and family to grow and thrive. Case Managers schedule with families to meet at First Step, virtually, or in the home. To qualify for Infant Case Management your child must be eligible for Medicaid and be under one year of age.

When: Visits are scheduled as needed
Where: First Step Family Support Center, virtually, or your home
Contact: Elisia (360) 457-8355
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Supportive Parenting Program

Supportive Parenting is an intensive home-visiting program to help parents with cognitive limitations raise their children and to help their children develop on target and thrive!

When: Visits are determined by you and your Parent Educator
Where: Visits occur where needed to accomplish your goals
Contact: Stephanie (360) 457-8355

Nurse Family Partnership
Nurse Family Partnership

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) serves first-time mothers and their families in Central and East Clallam County. A highly trained nurse meets with mothers to offer knowledge and support throughout pregnancy and until their child reaches two years of age. The nurse also helps families become nurturing and capable parents and strive towards economic self-sufficiency. The nurse and family will meet by phone or virtually during COVID-19.

When: Generally meet every 2 weeks
Where: Virtually or by phone during Covid-19
Contact: Megan Contento, RN (360)301-1120
NFP is offered in partnership with Jefferson County Public Health
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