Bettendorf

2535 Maplecrest Road, Bettendorf, IA, USA

Phone 5634214663 | Fax 5634215009


Bright Beginnings is a home visitation program that is designed to help build stronger families. The focus is on family needs, family goals, and how to reach those goals. Home visitors then provide the education and support to help families achieve their goals.

This program has received the Iowa Family Support Credential.

Services:

  • Home visiting
  • Parent education
  • Child development information
  • Community referrals

Eligibility:

Clinton, Jackson, or Scott County residents who are pregnant or have a child under the age of 6. Additional eligibility requirements may be required.

Intake Process:

Call for information. Be prepared to provide phone number, address, primary care provider, family information, and current needs.

Hours:

Monday – Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm.

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Appointment Needed: No

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Family Connects is a newborn nurse home visiting program designed to address existing limitations to targeted home visiting programs. The program includes 1-3 nurse home visits. The goals: 1) to connect with the mother in order to encourage maternal skills and confidence; 2) to assess each family’s unique strengths and needs; and 3) to connect the family with community services such as health care, child care, and financial and social support.

Services:

  • Short term nurse home visitation
  • Parent education
  • Newborn and child development information

Eligibility:

Any mother who has recently delivered a baby.

Intake Process:

Call to request a visit.

Hours:

Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Appointment Needed: No

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Scott County Kids’ Nest offers prenatal and postnatal education in a group setting. This program promotes prenatal care by issuing points to the mother when she participates in activities for the benefit of her pregnancy and newborn baby (such as doctor appointments, WIC, and other services). These points can be redeemed to receive diapers, wipes, car seats, cribs, and other items necessary for the care of their baby. This program has received the Iowa Family Support Credential.

Services:

  • Parenting support
  • Baby supplies
  • Encourage baby and maternal healthcare
  • Group education

Eligibility:

Women must be pregnant and meet specific program criteria.

Intake Process:

Talk to your obstetrical physician, WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) contact, or Family Support Professional to receive a referral form.

Hours:

Group Classes are held Mondays 3 pm – 4 pm.

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Appointment Needed: No

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