CATAWBA VALLEY HEALTHY FAMILIES

Catawba Valley Healthy Families is a voluntary home visitation program designed to empower parents to support their child(ren)’s healthy development by establishing a nurturing and safe home environment and encouraging parents to set and achieve goals specific to the hopes and dreams they have for their families.

Program Highlights:

  • the primary focus of the program is to promote positive parenting, parenting strategies, positive bonding and attachment between parents and child, and developmental information. Parents may also be supported with other resources in the community.
  • Healthy Families America (Evidence Based Practice Model), services are provided by Family Support Specialists
  • Program is designed to serve ALL parents, first-time or seasoned. The home visitor (Family Support Specialist) will work with the entire family, including older siblings. One or both parents (or primary caregivers) can choose to enroll in CVHF services, and participation is voluntary. Families can remain enrolled until their child’s fifth birthday, though many families complete the program in three years. This program is a FREE SERVICE that is grant funded. The primary focus of the program is to promote positive parenting, parenting strategies, positive bonding and attachment between parents and child, and developmental information. Parents may also be supported with other resources in the community.

For further information, call 1-828-460-5698.