How Can We Help You Today?
Our services and programs are designed to support pregnant women and babies in Okeechobee county, Take a look at our services, and reach out to talk to someone about programs that are right for you
Looking for somewhere to start? We at Healthy Start know it takes a village, and it can be difficult to locate support pregnancy and birth services that meets your needs. The Connect Program is a referral source that provides a one-stop entry point for all available local services. Our Intake Specialist will talk to you and assess your needs, connecting you with the right services.
Healthy Start provides a free home visitation program for pregnant women, women between pregnancies (inter-conception) who recently had a loss or recently had an infant placed out of the home, or families with children up to age 3. You and your family can receive information, education, and support to get the care you need to give your baby the best possible start in life.
The Healthy Start G.R.O.W. Doula program supports, educates, and empowers both pregnant and postpartum women to take control of their health. Click here to learn more.
Many new fathers struggle to figure out their role when their partner has a baby. Click here to meet our Fatherhood team, learn more about the program and how to enroll
We are here to improve our community for our clients, so we continue to partner with other groups to address needs throughout Okeechobee county.
Click here to learn about the other FREE services our Coalition offers, such as but not limited to:
Car seat installations and safety checks
Monthly support group for moms
Fetal, Infant & Mortality Review (FIMR) Group