(951) 358-5438

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) is an evidenced-based nurse home visitation program that improves the health, well-being and self-sufficiency of low-income, first-time parents and their children.

The mother, father and child are visited in their home regularly by a public health nurse over a period of 2 years. The public health nurse works with the family to:

  • Have a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby
  • Improve your child’s health and development
  • Improve your parenting skills
  • Build a strong network of support for your family
  • Make your home a safe place for your baby to live and play
  • Get referrals for healthcare, childcare, job training and other support services in the community
  • Improve the economic self-sufficiency of your family by finding ways to continue your education and/or develop job skills
  • Set goals for yourself and your family’s future and find ways to help you reach them

Program Eligibility

  • First Pregnancy
  • Less than 28 weeks pregnant *
  • Low Income
  • Desire to be involved in the program
  • Live in: Banning, Beaumont, Cabazon, Corona, Hemet, Indio, Jurupa, Lake Elsinore, Menifee, Mira Loma, Moreno Valley, Murrieta, Norco, Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Perris, Riverside, Rubidoux, San Jacinto, Temecula

*The nurse must be able to make a home visit before the 28th week of pregnancy.

*Please refer as early in the pregnancy as possible.

For services in the Riverside and Mid-County area, please contact Riverside University Health System – Public Health, Public Health Nursing at 951-358-5438

For services in the Desert Regions, please contact our Desert Partner, San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital through their website.


Online Referral Form
NFP : An Evidenced Based Program 
NFP : An Overview 
English Brochure 
Spanish Brochure 
NFP Printable Referral form
NFP website
Contact us by Email

Department of Public Health
Riverside County Public Health Nursing / MCAH
Health Administration Building | 4065 County Circle Drive, Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 358-5438 | Fax (951) 358-4762