Pregnant Women

Healthy Start

The Healthy Start Program’s goal is to reduce disparities in infant mortality and adverse outcomes and to provide women, children and families with a healthy start in life by minimizing the

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The Community Health Worker (CHW) is a program of Improving Pregnancy Outcomes (IPO) Initiative funded by New Jersey Department of Health. The Partnership operates CHW programs in Hudson, Union

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As part of the Partnership for Maternal and Child Health of Northern New Jersey, and funded by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, the Improving Pregnancy Outcomes initiative

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Lead Poisoning Prevention

The Lead Poisoning Prevention Program works to eliminate childhood lead poisoning and maintain healthy and safe homes. The program's educational services are geared toward children ages six and

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Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)

The Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidence-based program that partners first-time moms with nurse home visitors. Women enrolled in the program are visited by a specially trained,

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Parents As Teachers

Parents as Teachers is a home visitation program that pairs trained Parent Educators with pregnant women and young families. During regular home visits, the program provides family support,

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Perinatal Mood Disorders

The Perinatal Mood Disorders Initiative, also known as the Postpartum Depression (PPD) program, began in 2006 after New Jersey became the first state in the country to pass a law mandating

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Partnership Nurses Recognized for Excellence in Caring for Mothers and Children

We know that our nursing staff go above and beyond the call of duty providing health services including education and support to our clients.

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Healthy Families Program offers Storytime in the Park

Our Healthy Families program: Storytime in the Park, has become a staple for guaranteed family fun in August at historic Military Park in Newark,

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Michael Lamacchia, MD Elected new Chair of Board of Trustees

Michael A. Lamacchia, MD, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center and St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital,

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Project LAUNCH

Through a grant from the New Jersey Department of Children and Families to support the Project LAUNCH initiative in Essex County, the

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Web Resources

Resource Links  Website listing for various maternal child health related topics. Includes links to on-line continuing education modules for

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