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Healthy Start of North Central Florida provides the following services free of charge to pregnant women and new mothers:
Customers may receive help of up to $500 for electric service once a year. Customers seeking help may call FPL Customer Service or the partner agency for the Care To Share in their area. Please see the website for more information.
The Healthy Families Florida program is for expectant parents and parents of newborns. Parents that are dealing with stressful life problems. HFF offers home visits to help children and families succeed. They help parents with education and community support. Please call or visit the website to learn more.
NewboRN Home Visiting is a free program for women in Alachua County who give birth there. Within a week a registered nurse or midwife will visit. They will check on the health of the baby and mother, as well as help with breastfeeding and nutrition, give tips of how to safely care for the baby, and help connect the family to other local resources. Call or visit the website for more information.
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.
This is a home visiting program that helps through pregnancy and after the baby is born. This program is free to pregnant women, infants, and families with children up to age 3 who are at-risk or need help with healthy child development. This program focuses on pregnancy, breastfeeding, and newborn care.
Alachua County Office: 352.337.1200
Bradford County: 904.964.7732
Citrus County: 352.513.6078
Columbia County: 386.758.1065
Dixie County: 352.498.1360
Gilchrist County: 352.463.3120
Hamilton County: 386.234.0560
Hernando County: 352.848.3977
Lafayette County: 386.294.1321
Lake County: 352.314.6933
Levy County: 352.486.5300
Marion County: 352.644.2717
Putnam County: 386.481.3614
Sumter County Office: 352.569.2959
Suwannee County: 386.362.2708
Union County: 386.496.3211
This program helps pregnant women dealing with substance abuse. It connects them with experienced nurses who make home visits. Nurses provide a range of support services to improve health outcomes. Please call or visit the website to learn more.
Toll Free: 1.877.678.9355
This group offers the Critical Financial Assistance Program. The program helps military families with grants and not loans. Help is also given in the form of grocery cards. The payments are made directly to service providers. There are eligibility criteria that must be met. Please call or visit the website for more information.
Usual Types of Assistance Are:
Safe Haven for Newborns is here to help pregnant women of all ages. The group offers a variety of services.
Direct Assistance Available Includes:
- Safe Haven Relinquishment
- Medical Related Issues
- Legal Issues
- Burial Services
- Counseling/Parenting Education
- Financial Assistance
- Adoption Issues
Please call 877.767.2229 or visit the website for more information.