Healthy Families Houston

The Healthy Families Houston program is a free, evidence-based, intensive, home visitation program offered through the Houston Health Department.

Program Focus

  • Strengthening family bonds
  • Improving healthy child growth and development
  • Encouraging healthy birth spacing
  • Decreasing child abuse and neglect
  • Linking clients to needed resources and services

Who is Eligible?

  • First-time parents ages 14-19 who are pregnant or have a child less than 2 weeks old
  • Current or former foster (mothers and/or fathers) youth who are pregnant or parenting a child ages of 0-2
  • Mothers and/or fathers who have been involved with Child Protective Services and are parenting a child ages 0-2