CAMBA’s home visiting services target pregnant women, mothers of newborns up to 3 months and families with children ages 0-5 years who need support raising children in a safe and healthy environment, including access to quality health care, jobs, education and social support needed to raise a family.
Our current suite of home visiting programs collectively reaches 500 families each year and focuses on parent-child interaction and bonding, early identification of developmental delays, and connections to primary health care and other critical resources to support children’s development.
Through these services, CAMBA has been able to improve health outcomes and boost pre-kindergarten readiness for families in some of Brooklyn’s poorest neighborhoods.
Healthy Families offers voluntary home visiting services to pregnant or newly parenting families. The program helps parents with the changes that come along with pregnancy and the birth of a child, providing parent education to support child development. Healthy Families also helps to identify financial or emotional stress and other... Learn More
iCare works with women before, during and after pregnancy to empower them regarding health care and reproductive health decision making. iCare Community Health Workers provide case management services to connect women to quality health care and other resources to support their health and well-being. CHWs also conduct educational workshops and... Learn More
CAMBA’s Maternal and Infant Health (MIH) Program promotes women’s health through general women’s health education and short term case management. The program focuses on improving health equity and maternal and infant health outcomes through a home visiting program. By approaching women’s health from a life course perspective, the program’s goal... Learn More
Through the support of the United Health Foundation, CAMBA's Moving Mothers Health Forward program seeks to bridge the gap in access to care for underserved high-risk women through on-site support services in our Brooklyn-based family shelters and NYCHA Developments served by CAMBA’s Cornerstone Community Centers. Services include a mobile health care van,... Learn More