Monroe County Health Department
Helping Baby Grow Program
The Monroe County Health Department offers Monroe County residents a FREE one time newborn home visit by an experienced Registered Nurse after the delivery of your baby. An assessment of your baby's overall health will be completed, along with discussing safe sleep, assess nutritional needs, review growth and development, and how to care for your baby and much more. Every new baby's parent in Monroe County is eligible for this free program.
Appointments are required - Please call 734-240-7800 to schedule your home visit!
Resources for new parents:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Infant and Toddler Nutrition
Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) - Safe Sleep for Your Baby
National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Infant and Newborn Care