Stephens Center Healthy Families
Stephens Center Healthy Families offers home-visitation designed to support prenatal, first-time and teen parents give their children a healthy start in life. Through weekly home-visits, the Stephens Center staff members provide emotional support and help parents learn practical skills to cope with the new job of parenting. Stephens Center Healthy Families emphasizes a nurturing relationship between parent and child, developmental activities and screenings, immunizations, well-child check-ups, and school readiness. GKI evidenced-based curriculum is utilized and all staff are highly trained. The Stephens Center Healthy Families programs are research-based and proven effective. The Center has been accredited since 2011 through Healthy Families America. The Stephens Center provides Healthy Families in Macon, Putnam, White, Cumberland and Dekalb Counties.