Maine Families

Baby on the way or a newborn at home? Call Maine Families program serving Kennebec and Somerset Counties


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The Maine Families Program understands that all parents want the best for their babies. Our caring and professional home visitors will partner with you to access the information and resources that can support the physical and emotional health of your baby and entire family.

 Information is provided to parents on:

  • pregnancy
  • baby and child health care
  • breastfeeding/formula feeding
  • nutrition
  • immunizations
  • discipline
  • toilet training
  • child safety
  • household safety
  • local resources
  • developmental screening
  • playgroups
  • other organized family events

Services are tailored to meet your individual family needs

Parents who live in Kennebec or Somerset County and are expecting or have a newborn at home are invited to take part in the program. There is no cost to participate.

For more information about Maine Families call:
Kennebec County - 859-8508
Somerset County - 859-2537 or 474-8487 ext. 2537

Want to learn more about Maine Families Home Visiting Program? Click here to watch an interview with one of our program Team Leaders! 

Maine Families Groups Facilitated By Staff

Click here for the Play & Learn Flyer

Links

Maine Families –  http://www.mainefamilies.org/

The Maine Children’s Trust –  http://mechildrenstrust.org/

Maine Secretary of State Kids’ Page –  http://www.maine.gov/sos/kids/

Growing Years Parenting Info –  https://extension.umaine.edu/parenting/prenatal-to-age-5/

Prevent Child Abuse America –  http://www.preventchildabuse.org/index.shtml

SKCDC – http://www.skcdc.org/ccordc/child_care_options_home.html

Lithgow Public Library - Augusta - http://www.lithgow.lib.me.us/

Lawrence Public Library - Fairfield - http://www.lawrence.lib.me.us/index.htm

Hubbard Free Library - Hallowell - http://www.hubbardfree.org/

Skowhegan Free Public Library - Skowhegan - http://www.skowhegan.lib.me.us/

Waterville Public Library - Waterville - http://www.waterville.lib.me.us/

Gardiner Public Library - Gardiner - http://www.gpl.lib.me.us/

Winslow Public Library - Winslow - http://www.winslow.lib.me.us/index.htm

Winthrop Public Library - Winthrop - http://www.baileylibrary.org/

Oakland Public Library - Oakland - http://www.oaklandmaine.us/index.asp

Funding is provided by the Maine Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Child and Family Health

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