Newborn Home Visits
- Available for ALL residents with newborns living within Delaware County, including foster and adopted families.
- All home visits are free of charge.
- A registered nurse from the Delaware Public Health District visits new families in the comfort of their homes.
- Families will receive a special bag during their newborn home visit, which includes resources and items to help you care for your baby.
- Pack-N-Plays are available for qualifying families thanks to funding provided by the Delaware County Foundation.
A Newborn Home Visit Includes:
- Breastfeeding support offered by a certified lactation specialist
- Newborn & mom health checkup including baby’s weight check
- Information on normal baby growth, safety, nutrition & immunizations
- Referral and linkage to other services
- Confidential and sensitive care
- Interpreter services available
For more information, call 740-203-2040.