JEFFERSON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH
BABIES FIRST!
Babies First! is Oregon's public health nurse home visiting program that works to improve the health outcomes of vulnerable children through prevention and early identification of problems. The home visiting nurse can provide health and developmental screenings, health and nutrition education, infant and child development tips, breastfeeding support, and referrals to community resources that center on the family's needs.
500 NE A Street
Suite 102
Madras, OR 97741
Eligibility: Families with children ages 0-5 with a higher risk for health issues. Risk factors may include drug-exposed infant, prematurity, teenage parents, at-risk caregiver, domestic violence, and/or concerned parent or provider.
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-5pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (541) 475-4456 Main phone
  • (541) 475-2201 Non-Emergency After-Hours
  • (541) 475-4456 Main phone
Email Address: info@publichealth.jeffco.net
INTAKE PROCEDURE: Call for information and to register
FEES: None
DOCUMENTS: None required at intake
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish, interpretation by arrangement
AREA SERVED: Jefferson County
SITE HOURS: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Services:
  • Case/Care Management * Families with Infants/Toddlers
  • Home Based Parenting Education
  • Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs
  • Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance
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JEFFERSON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH