First 5 First Steps (Home Visiting), Palomar Health - North Inland Region

First 5 First Steps (Targeted Home Visiting)

General Information
Description of ServiceStrengthens child and family relationships by providing support, education, and guidance through home visits to expectant parents. The program promotes parent and child well-being through support and education, community referrals for parents and their children including connections to a medical provider, home visits beginning prenatally, and ongoing home visits until the child is 3 years old.
LocationNorth Inland
Geographical Area92003 92004 92025 92026 92027 92028 92029 92036 92059 92060 92061 92064 92065 92066 92069 92070 92074 92078 92082 92086 92096 92127 92128 92129
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Intake ProcedureFax referral form with parent consent to supervisor at (760) 739-2835.
Intake RequirementsNone
Helpful TipsService Duration: Pregnancy until child is 3 years old.

Please note that clients that are 2 weeks post-partum will not be accepted into the program.
Client Information
Target PopulationPregnant
Intended ParticipantsPregnant Parents
Age GroupAll Ages
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityPregnant parents that do not qualify for another home visiting program and meet one or meet one or more of the following:

- Low income (less than 200%FPL which is generally less than 31,020 for family of 2)
- Military (child is dependent of active duty, reserve, guard, or veteran service member)
- Immigrant/Refugee (foreign born parent)
- Teen (ages 13-21)
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo fees.
Capacity Limitations150
Number of Openings60-70
Wait List0
Hours of Operation 9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday-Friday
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Specific Hours: Occasionally visit families evenings and weekends as needed. Call for information.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Ms. Shrin Strauss
Contact's Position First 5 Program Director
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 555 East Valley Parkway
Physical Site City, State, Zip Escondido, CA 92025
Main Phone (760) 739-3261
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Last Complete Service Update Date09/01/2016
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: First 5 San Diego
Affiliated Program: First 5 First Steps (Targeted Home Visiting)
This Service: First 5 First Steps (Home Visiting), Palomar Health - North Inland Region
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs (PH-6100.1800-680)