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Nurse Family Partnership
 

Overview

District Nursing Services

The Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) Program is an evidence-based nurse home visitation program providing comprehensive health education services and support to first time pregnant teens enrolled in an LAUSD school.  It is free and voluntary to eligible participants and there are no medical or immigration restrictions.

 

·         NFP Program Goals:

 Improve pregnancy outcomes

 Improve child health and development

    Improve families’ self-sufficiency

 

·         NFP Eligibility:

   Currently less than 26 weeks pregnant

   First time mothers

   Enrolled in an LAUSD school

 

·         Key Program Components:

   Serves first time, at-risk mothers

   Clients are partnered with Registered Nurses

   Provides intensive services using the NFP Model Elements based on research, expert opinion, field lessons and theoretical rationales

   Relationship based program focusing on client-centered principles

   Utilization of web-based performance management system to ensure program fidelity

 

        Home visits average one hour in duration from first trimester of pregnancy until baby is 2 years of age

 

        For more information and success stories, visit www.nursefamilypartnership.org

       Referral process to LAUSD NFP Program:

     Complete the LAUSD NFP Referral Form and Fax: (213) 580-6557

Contact:

Yolanda Cuevas
District Nursing Services

Roybal Annex

121 N. Beaudry Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90012
Phone: (213) 202-7534
Fax:    (213) 580-6557

yolanda.cuevas@lausd.net


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