Nurse-Family Partnership Graduation – November 2014
November 7, 2014 / SCO News
SCO celebrated the 27 newest graduates of the NYC Nurse-Family Partnership program in a graduation ceremony November 5th. Congratulations to the families, nurses and staff! See photos below.
Nurse-Family Partnership is a nationally recognized, evidence-based program for first-time mothers. Registered nurses provide in-home visits for expectant mothers during the early stages of pregnancy through the child’s second birthday, offering the counseling and support needed to deliver healthy babies and become good parents.
Our program is made possible by generous support from:
Child Welfare Fund
Healthy Start Brooklyn
NYC Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene
New York State Dept. of Health
The Price Family Foundation
The Robin Hood Foundation
children were reunified with their parents who worked hard preparing for their return home
of 12th graders in SCO's Family Foster Care program graduated high school, with 65% enrolled in post-secondary education