Healthy Start of Central & North Florida Coalitions - The MIECHV/Parents as Teachers Program

MIECHV / Parents as Teachers is free for parents with infants and young kids in stressful life situations. They teach parents and caregivers skills to help their kids be healthy and safe. As well successful in school.

Alachua and Marion counties: for kids up to age 3.
Bradford, Columbia, and Putnam counties: for kids up to age 5.

Please call or visit the website to learn more.

How to enroll: Call Parents as Teachers at 877-678-9355 or text “Connect” at 352-415-0091



The Healthy Start coalition works hard to keep mothers and babies healthy. They help children get a healthy start in life. They make a brighter future for pregnant women and families with young children. The group is a partner of the WellFlorida Council. Please call or visit the website for more information.


1785 NW 80th Blvd
Gainesville, FL 32606
United States