Supporting Hands Nurse-Family Partnership (SHNFP) is a free service to first-time mothers, who are before their 28th week in pregnancy. First-time moms may also qualify if they meet the income eligibility guidelines.
SHNFP is a free, voluntary and flexible service. It provides the support, the advice, and the information you need as a first-time mother. The SHNFP nurse is able to provide and assist with any of the following:
Having a healthy pregnancy and baby
Learning about prenatal care, child development, and becoming a parent.
Learning ways to play with your baby that will help stimulate brain development.
Connecting to services and resources in your community.
To connect with your own free SHNFP personal nurse visit the SHNFP website.