Family Connects NTX

This community partnership provides free in-home nurse visits to new parents who deliver at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and Texas Health Dallas. The goal of the program is to meet the most urgent postpartum needs of parents to help lay a positive foundation for their child’s development.

Results & Impact

  • 94%

    of families
    utilized one or more link to resources or education
  • 50%

    fewer ER visits
    and hospital overnight stays in the first year of life
  • 28%

    reduction
    in incidence of anxiety symptoms in mothers

94%

of families
utilized one or more link to resources or education

50%

fewer ER visits
and hospital overnight stays in the first year of life

28%

reduction
in incidence of anxiety symptoms in mothers

Family Connects North Texas is a partnership of:

  • Family Connects International
  • My Health My Resources of Tarrant County
  • TexProtects
  • United Way of Metropolitan Dallas
  • Metrocare Services

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