COAT Community Outreach

Home Visiting for Pregnant Women, Mothers & Babies

Mon - Fri 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
and by appointment

(614) 724-BABY (2229)

[email protected]

My Baby and Me

Strong Starts

When it comes to healthy families, mom, dad and baby are all important. Columbus Public Health offers a variety of services that provide care, support and resources for every member of the family

For Moms & Babies

  • Home visiting: Moms and babies can receive free, regular
    visits from an assigned nurse, social worker or outreach
    worker at their home or an arranged location.
  • Advanced care and clinical services: High-risk pregnant
    and postpartum moms can meet with our advanced
    practice registered nurse (APRN) to receive enhanced
    clinical care, including education on early postpartum
    warning signs.
  • Help getting prenatal care and a doctor for your infant
  • Help applying for Medicaid, WIC and other social services
  • Support for mothers struggling with depression and
    tobacco, drug and alcohol use
  • Pregnancy education and resources (e.g., infant growth,
    child development, safety, nutrition, immunizations, ABCs
    of safe sleep)
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Linkage to health insurance

Use this form to sign up for a home visit

For Dads

  • Linkage with health and wellness screenings
  • One-on-one fatherhood education (e.g.,
    prenatal care, breastfeeding, ABCs of safe
  • Mentoring and supportive services
  • Parenting education
  • Job and career consultation and referrals
  • Family budgeting support
  • Parenting mediation and conflict resolution
  • Access to additional community resources

Use this form to sign up for a home visit

Contact Us

Get started today by calling (614) 724-BABY (2229). 

Use this form to sign up for a home visit