programs

First 5 First Steps

Empowering parents to ensure the health and positive development of their children

First 5 First Steps is an in-home family support program serving expectant and new parents. Services start prenatally and continue until the child’s third birthday. Program participants include teens, military families, immigrant or refugee families, and low-income families. Home visitors partner with parents to:

  • Nurture the development of healthy relationships between parent and child.
  • Enhance parent knowledge about the growth and development of their child.
  • Support positive parenting practices.
  • Provide community referrals.