"If the health of babies of today are looked after and rules established for their care, when the child reaches school age it is well nourished and stands a better chance of being in good physical condition..."
--Annual Report of the Keene Visiting Nurse Association, 1922
Because great childhoods start at home...
Healthy Starts at HCS
The Healthy Starts program "invests early" in children and families to promote promote health, stability, and resiliency. The team partners with parents to create a nurturing and safe home as their children grow.
Research shows home visiting programs are uniquely effective at fulfilling their mission. And the need in New Hampshire is currently greater than what programs like Healthy Starts can provide, according to a report on the status of New Hampshire's children.
Find out more:
- Healthy Starts & Families - a partnership
- The Family Resource Center at HCS
- How Everyone Can Help