SPONTLIGHT ON A HOME VISITOR!
NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP
HOME VISITOR & REGISTERED NURSE
Leanne Brown has been a home visitor with the Saginaw County Department of Public Health’s Nurse Family Partnership home visiting program for four years. She enjoys helping families meet their goals in life.
Nurse Family Partnership works with first time moms beginning in pregnancy, before their 28th week, until their child turns 2. Anyone wishing to enroll can contact 989-758-3866. You can also find information on the program by visiting our webpage.
Healthy Families America
Family Service Worker
Kristin O’Donnoghue has been a home visitor for 1.5 years and works with the Healthy Families America home visiting program as a Family Service Worker. She enjoys getting to interact and watch the families grow. She says it’s awesome to see kids learn a new skill!
Saginaw Public Schools Birth to Five Home Visitor
Marvin (Marv) Walker has been a home visitor with the Saginaw Public School District’s Birth to Five home visiting program for 18 years. He is always thrilled to work with parents and their children, using the Parents As Teachers curriculum with families, to prepare them to be developmentally and socially ready for entry into school.
The Saginaw Public School District’s Birth to Five Program is available to all children from birth to age 5 who live within the Saginaw City limits. Anyone who wishes to enroll a child can contact the Birth to Five office at 989-399-6850, or visit Henry Doerr School at 3270 Perkins Street, Saginaw between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Mondays through Friday. You can also find more information on the program by visiting www.spsd.net.
Great Lakes Bay Health Centers
(Janes Street Clinic)
Kristine (Kris) Gulliver has been a home visitor for 16 years, starting her career with Birth to Five in 2001. She has been working with Great Lakes Bay Health Centers for the past 12 years. She enjoys working with the family as a whole and being able to make a difference in their lives.
Great Lakes Bay Health Centers’ Maternal Infant Health Program offers home visiting to Medicaid eligible pregnant women and children up to age 1. Anyone who wishes to enroll or learn more can contact the Great Lakes Bay Health Centers’ Janes Street Clinic office at 989-907-2740, or visit Janes Street Clinic at 1522 Janes Avenue, Saginaw. You can also find more information on the program by visiting www.glbhealth.org.