You are a teenager AND you are a loving, nurturing parent!
Parenting Support Programs
Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) has specially trained nurses regularly visit young, first-time moms-to-be, starting early in the pregnancy, and continuing through the child’s second birthday.
SafeCare Colorado is a free, voluntary in-home program to assist families with children ages 0 to 5.
Bright by Three is a voluntary and free program for Colorado families to support their children’s physical, emotional, and intellectual development during the critical first three years of life.
Parents as Teachers is an early childhood parent education and family support program available to families in Arapahoe County with children birth to kindergarten.
Families First provides education, family support, and treatment for parents to ensure their children grow up feeling safe and valued in a nurturing family environment.
"All babies cry, but some cry more than others." The Fussy Baby Network is a Colorado program that offers a range of support services for you to choose from and all families are welcome. Services are at no cost and no family will be turned away.
State and County Resources
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, healthy food, health referrals, and other services free of charge to Colorado families who qualify. WIC’s goal is to help keep pregnant and breastfeeding women and children under age 5 healthy.
Resources for Young Dads
Glass Hearts - Building Lives supports young dads ages 16-24 to achieve career success through physical, spiritual, social and educational development.
Participate in 13 weeks of free classes through the Nurturing Fathers' Program to develop positive attitudes and useful skills for fatherhood.
Check out the National Fatherhood Initiative for information and resources across the country.