The Nurse-Family Partnership is a program of prenatal and infancy home visiting for young, socially disadvantaged, first-time mothers. This nurse home visitation program has been evaluated in three randomized controlled trials in the US.
A summary of the evidence supporting the Nurse-Family Partnership program can be accessed through www.nursefamilypartnership.org.
In the News
Grassroots nursing for impoverished parents featuring NFP
Mothers' experiences in the Nurse-Family Partnership Program. BMC Nursing
Adaptation and implementation of the Nurse-Family Partnership in Canada. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 103(Suppl.1): S42-S48
Canadian NFP Network Newsletters
Volume 3, Issue 1NFP Education for British Columbia PHNs
Volume 2, Issue 3 A Father's Experience in the Nurse-Family Partnership
Volume 2, Issue 2 British Columbia Gives At-Risk Families the Healthiest Start to Life
Volume 2, Issue 1 City of Hamilton Awards NFP Team in First City Manager's Award for Public Service Excellence in Hamilton
Volume 1, Issue 5
Acceptability of the Nurse-Family Partnership to Stakeholders in Hamilton, Ontario