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January 19, 2016 – PBS Newshour (New York , NY): How Home Visits for Vulnerable Moms Boost Kids’ Brainpower

October 1, 2015 – Fit Pregnancy (New York, NY): Why Some Moms Are More Likely to Breastfeed

August 3, 2015 – Philanthropy Journal (Raleigh, NC): Measuring Outcomes Opens New Doors

June 12, 2015 – The Motley Fool (Alexandria, VA): Social Impact Bonds: An Exciting New Way to Invest

May 30, 2015 – Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Nurse-Family Partnership Aims to Improve Infant Mortality Rates

May 23, 2015 – Washington Post (Washington, DC): Programs that Help First-Time Mothers Reduce Government Costs, too

May 15, 2015 – Parenting Magazine (New York, NY): Nurse Visit Programs Boost Low-Income Moms & Slash Government Costs Over Time

May 12, 2015 – Kaiser Health News (Washington, DC): Home Visits By Nurses For First-Time Mothers Help Reduce Government Costs

May 10, 2015 – Women in the World (New York, NY): New mom finds support, strength in relationship with visiting nurse

May 10, 2015 – MSN Money (New York, NY): The Economic Reasons Why ‘Mom’ Is America’s Most Important Job

May 10, 2015 – The New York Times (New York, NY): The Real Problem With America’s Inner Cities

May 8, 2015 – Center for High Impact Philanthropy (Philadelphia, PA): Invest in a Strong Start: An Updated and Expanded Early Childhood Toolkit for Donors

May 8, 2015 – Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ): For Young Nurse Leader, Life Comes Full Circle

May 4, 2015 – Huffington Post (New York, NY): 10 Important Causes We Can Make Progress On In The Next Decade

April 23, 2015 – The New York Times (New York , NY ): Beyond Education Wars

April 21, 2015 – Huffington Post (NEW BRITAIN , CT): This May Be the Most Effective Anti-Poverty Program In America

April 20, 2015 – American Enterprise Institute (Washington, DC): Reauthorizing the Federal Home Visiting Program Was the Right Thing to Do

April 15, 2015 – The Chronicle of Social Change (San Francisco, CA): Federal Home Visitation Program Reauthorized; $800m Over Two Years

April 7, 2015 – The Chronicle of Social Change (San Francisco, CA): Q&A: Roxane White, CEO, Nurse-Family Partnership

March 27, 2015 – The Washington Post (Washington, DC): A Visit That Makes a Difference

March 24, 2015 – The New York Times (New York, NY): Support for New Parents

March 24, 2015 – The New York Times (New York, NY): Support for New Parents

March 14, 2015 – Modern Healthcare: Mothers' Helpers: Providers, Insurers Use Home Visits to Reduce Infant Mortality

March 13, 2015 – NYC-Based Foundation Awards $600,000 Grant to Nurse-Family Partnership

March 11, 2015 – Roll Call (Washington, DC): Home Visiting Is a Bipartisan Winner for Families and Communities

March 9, 2015 – (Santa Monica, CA): Federal Program Helps New Moms Get on Track

March 8, 2015 – The New York Times: (New York, NY ): Visiting Nurses, Helping Mothers on the Margins

March 3, 2015 – Center for American Progress (Washington , DC): Congress Should Keep Funding Home Visiting—It Works

February 27, 2015 – The Huffington Post (New York , NY ): Behavioral Science May Prove to Be Our Most Important Science

February 5, 2015 – Brookings Institution (Washington, DC): Home Visiting Programs: An Early Test for the 114th Congress

February 2, 2015 – Redbook (New York, NY): Alaskan Teen Does Something Unusual for Baby She Gave Up For Adoption

January 28, 2015 – National Journal (Washington , DC): The Two-Generation Approach to Fighting Child Poverty

January 14, 2015 – The Atlantic (Washington, DC): How Nurses Can Help Low-Income Mothers and Kids

January 13, 2015 – National Journal (Washington , DC): How Nurses Can Help First-Time Moms

January 8, 2015 – The Motley Fool (Alexandria, VA): 7 Questions for Pulitzer Prize Winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

January 1, 2015 – The New York Times (New York, NY): Social Programs That Work

Local news

February 2, 2016 – Waco Tribune-Herald (Waco, TX): Nurse-Family Program to Guide Local 1st-Time

January 26, 2016 – News Channel 25 (Waco, TX):
Nurse-Family Partnership Comes to Waco

January 18, 2016 – The Auburn Citizen (Auburn, NY): Nurse-Family Partnership Continues to Make a Difference

January 14, 2016 – Times Record News (Wichita Falls, TX): Programs Available for Kids, Parents

December 26, 2015 – Alaska Dispatch News (Anchorage, AK): The Making of a Mother

December 21, 2015 – West Central Tribune (Willmar, MN): Young Mother Praises Nurse Partnership that Mentored Her in Parenting

December 18, 2015 – Reading Eagle (Reading , PA): Families Helped by 2 Initiatives Celebrate Christmas in Special Way in Reading

December 17, 2015 – Las Vegas Review Journal (Las Vegas, NV): Health District Program Gives Help to First-Time, Low-Income Moms

December 11, 2015 – MFHSinc (PA): MFHS Nurse-Family Partnership 2015 Holiday Party

December 3, 2015 – Indianapolis Recorder (Indianapolis, IN): Programs, Resources Key to Social Mobility

December 2, 2015 – WSJM (Benton Harbor, MI): Berrien County Nurse-Family Partnership Marks 15 Years

November 20, 2015 – The Ball State Daily (Muncie, IN): In-home nurse program comes to Muncie

November 7, 2015 – Idaho Press-Tribune (Caldwell, ID): Program Helps Canyon County's New Moms

November 6, 2015 – (NJ): Young Family Thrives with Nurse Family Partnership Program

November 4, 2015 – The Chronicle (Centralia, WA): Program Coming to Lewis County to Help First-Time Moms With Low Incomes

October 27, 2015 – Centre Daily Times (State College, PA): Helping Hands: Nurse Family Partnership Gives Assistance to First-Time Moms

October 27, 2015 – The Auburn Citizen (Auburn, NY): Partners for Parents: Cayuga County Nurse-Family Partnership Program Graduates 10 New Mothers

October 15, 2015 – My High Plains (Lubbock, TX): Nurse Family Partnership to Recognize Commitment of First-Time Mothers Tonight

October 14, 2015 – Chron (Houston, TX): Makeup Artist Hosts Shower for Homeless Moms

October 14, 2015 – WDTN 2 News (Moraine, OH): Mothers, Toddlers Graduate Together in Partnership Program

October 1, 2015 – Sky-Hi News (Granby, CO): Nurse-Family Partnership program expands to Grand County

September 28, 2015 – (Fayetteville, NC): More Babies See Birthdays Thanks to Partnership

September 27, 2015 – Summit Daily (Grand County, CO): Intermountain Nurse-Family Partnership Program Expands to Grand County

September 27, 2015 – Austin American Statesman (Austin, TX): Nonprofit Nurse Partnership Helps First-Time Mothers

September 22, 2015 – News12 (New York City, NY): Visiting Nurse Service of NY Helps New Parents

September 18, 2015 – Hopatcong-Sparta Patch (Newton, NJ): Local Family Thrives With Nurse Family Partnership Program

September 9, 2015 – Fox 13 Salt Lake City (Salt Lake City, UT): Nurse Family Partnership program launches in Utah County

September 1, 2015 – Las Vegas Sun (Henderson , NV): Health District Program Connects New Mothers With Nurses

August 23, 2015 – The Greeley Tribune (Greeley, CO): Nursing Program Guides Mothers, Builds Friendships

August 5, 2015 – The Reporter (Solano County, CA): Nurse Family Partnership Holds Graduation Ceremony

August 5, 2015 – Troy Pennysaver (Towanda, PA): Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Treats Local First Time Mothers to Special Spa Day

August 3, 2015 – Local 12 News (Cincinnati, OH): Event to Support Moms

August 1, 2015 – (Jacksonville, FL): GRADUATION DAY: Healthy First Time Mom and Toddlers

July 21, 2015 – The Indy Channel (Indianapolis, IN): Program Pairs Nurses With First-Time Moms to Improve Lives

July 17, 2015 – The Press Democrat (Sonoma County, CA): Visiting Nurses Give First-Time Mothers a Boost

July 17, 2015 – Time Warner Cable News (Raleigh, NC): County Program Assists First-Time Parents

July 16, 2015 – Healthy Babies Baltimore (Baltimore, MD): Nurse Family Partnership Graduation Celebration

July 16, 2015 – (Kennewick, WA): Nurse-Family Partnership is Changing Lives

July 16, 2015 – Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, WA): First 9 Families Graduate from Nurse-Family Partnership Program

July 16, 2015 – Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, WA): Nurse-Family Partnership Graduation

July 14, 2015 – (Kennewick, WA): Nine Women and Their Babies Graduate From Nurse-Family Partnership

July 11, 2015 – The Orange (TX): Episcopal Health Foundation Awards Grant to Nurse-Family Partnership

July 8, 2015 – ABC 27 News (Harrisburg, PA): Nurse-Family Partnership Helping First-Time Moms

July 8, 2015 – Standard Examiner (Ogden, UT): Weber-Morgan Nurse Partnership Will Help 100 Families

July 5, 2015 – Longview News-Journal (Longview, TX): Nurses Partner With Pregnant Women in East Texas

June 24, 2015 – Pocono Record (Stroudsburg, PA): Program helps first-time moms get ready for baby

June 19, 2015 – WFYI (Indianapolis, IN): New Program Targets Indiana's High Infant Mortality Rate

June 17, 2015 – The Sentinel (Carlisle, PA): Gallery: 5th Annual Nurse-Family Partnership Picnic and Celebration

June 16, 2015 – Montana Standard (Butte, MT): Free Programs Help Parents, Kids, Families in Butte, Anaconda

June 11, 2015 – McDowell News (Marion, NC): Partnership Reaches Out to First-Time Mothers

June 11, 2015 – Merced Sun-Star (Merced , CA): Merced County’s Nurse-Family Partnership Program to Graduate its First Group of Mothers

June 3, 2015 – The Times (Munster, IN): Nurse-Family Partnership Coming to Lake County

June 3, 2015 – Portland Tribune Online (Portland, OR): Helping Parents Raise Their Kids Helps Us All

June 2, 2015 – (St. Albans, VT): Special Graduation Day for Young Mothers

June 1, 2015 – Safer Child (VT): Vermont's Nurse Family Partnership A Smashing Success

May 31, 2015 – The Denver Post (Denver, CO): Nurses' Prenatal and Follow-Up Home Visits to Moms Pay Off

May 28, 2015 – Daily Courier (Forest City, NC): NFP Helps Improve Economic Self-Sufficiency

May 28, 2015 – Vermont Department of Health (Burlington, VT): 2-year-old Vermonters Graduating from Innovative Home Visiting Program

May 27, 2015 – Daily Courier (Forest City, NC): Visitations With Moms, Babies Part of NFP

May 23, 2015 – ABC (Raleigh, NC): Local Woman Creates Clothing Line for New Moms

May 20, 2015 – Steamboat Today (Steamboat Springs, CO): Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association: VNA Programs Help New Moms

May 15, 2015 – Good4Utah (Salt Lake City, UT): Caring 4 Your Family: Nurse-Family Partnership

May 15, 2015 – Goodwill Indy (Indianapolis, IN): 2015 Nurse Family Partnership Graduate of the Year

May 15, 2015 – Craig Daily Press (Craig, CO): VNA Programs Help New Moms

May 14, 2015 – Portland Tribune (Portland, OR): A Federal Program That Helps Parents Become Better Parents Helps Us All

May 14, 2015 – Sacramento County Health and Human Services (Sacramento, CA): Sacramento County Celebrates Nurse-Family Partnership Program Graduates

May 12, 2015 – WJAX-TV Online (Jacksonville, FL): Home-Visiting Nurses For First-Time Mothers Help Reduce Government Costs

May 11, 2015 – Anson Record - Online (Wadesboro, NC): Partnership Seeks Funding for NFP Program

May 10, 2015 – Odessa American (Odessa , TX): Young Mother Plans to Attend Sul Ross in the Fall

May 9, 2015 – Gaston Gazette (Gastonia, NC): Celebrating Local Mothers’ Hard Work and Successes

May 8, 2015 – The State (Columbia, SC): Nurse Family Partnership Supports More First-Time Mothers in SC

May 7, 2015 – The Daily News Online (Longview, WA): Cowlitz County Nurse Visits Aim to Help First-Time Moms

May 5, 2015 – Morning News Online (Florence, SC): Nurse Family Partnership Supports First-Time Mothers in the Pee Dee

May 4, 2015 – Daily Pilot (Fountain Valley, CA): Provide Visiting Nurses to At-Risk Young Moms

April 27, 2015 – New Jersey Herald (Newton, NJ): Nurse Family Partnership

April 26, 2015 – The Lewiston Tribune Online (Lewiston, ID): Nurse-Family Partnership Program to Expand

April 25, 2015 – Fox 13 Salt Lake City (Salt Lake City, UT): Program in Salt Lake County Pairs Nurses With First-Time Mothers to Offer Education, Support

April 23, 2015 – Project Self-Sufficiency (Sussex County, NJ): Young Mother Helped by Nurse Family Partnership Program

April 23, 2015 – The Spokesman - Review (Rathdrum, ID): Idaho Nurse-Family Partnership Program to be Expanded

April 19, 2015 – The Herald-Palladium (Benton Harbor, MI): Head of Her Class

April 13, 2015 – The Times (Munster, IN): Program Brings Nurses Into The Home to Visit New Mothers

April 13, 2015 – NWI Times (Merrillville, IN): Program Brings Nurses into the Home to Visit New Mothers

April 12, 2015 – Inside Bay Area (Concord, CA): Nurse-Family Partnership Helps First-Time Moms Achieve Success

April 3, 2015 – Herald Palladium (Benton Harbor, MI): With a Bow on It

April 3, 2015 – WSJM News Radio (Columbia, MO): United Way Grant Going to Nurse Family Partnership

April 1, 2015 – NBC 11 News (Mesa County, CO): Program for Low Income Moms-To-Be Has Open Spots for New Clients

April 1, 2015 – KKCO-TV Online (Grand Junction, CO): Program for Low Income Moms-To-Be Has Open Spots for New Clients

March 29, 2015 – (Newton, NJ): Home Visits from a Nurse Available to Pregnant Women

March 26, 2015 – Coeur D’Alene Press (Coeur D'alene, ID): Growing Success

March 25, 2015 – Project Self-Sufficiency of Sussex County (New Jersey): Nurse Family Partnership Launched Locally

March 25, 2015 – (Mauston, WI): Juneau County Nurse-Family Partnership Celebrates First Year of Service

March 24, 2015 – Poughkeepsie Journal (Seattle, WA): Visiting Nurses Help Seattle's First-Time Moms

March 24, 2015 – RiverStone Health (MT): Nurse Family Partnership of Montana

March 24, 2015 – East County Today (Martinez, CA): Innovative Nurse-Family Collaborative Improves Newborn Health in Contra Costa County

March 23, 2015 – Blog: Low Income Housing Authority (New York, NY): Home Visiting Nurse Service Helps Low Income Moms

March 23, 2015 – King 5 News (Seattle, WA): Visiting Nurses Help Seattle's First-Time Moms

March 21, 2015 – Bronx NY 1 (New York, NY): City Health Beat

March 20, 2015 – The Reporter News (Vacaville, CA): Nurse-Family Partnership Celebrates Five Years Serving Solano County First-Time Moms

March 18, 2015 – Manhattan NY 1 (New York, NY): Home Visiting Service Helps Low Income Moms Manage Care

March 16, 2015 – Times Leader (Wilkes-Barre, PA): ‘Health Class Doesn’t Really Prepare You’ … But a Visiting Nurse Can

March 12, 2015 – Northwest Access Television – Franklin County (VT): Where the Heart Is: First Birthday Celebration of Nurse Family Partnership Program

March 11, 2015 – (Lexington, KY): Kentucky Program Aiding Young Parents and Their Children in Jeopardy

March 9, 2015 – Bobby Rettew (San Antonio, TX): Nurse-Family Partnership is More Than a Job, It’s a Calling

March 6, 2015 – Gaston Gazette (Gastonia , NC): New Mothers Get Their Diplomas

March 5, 2015 – (Cincinnati, OH): Home Visits Reduce Crime

March 3, 2015 – The Morning Blend (Tucson, AZ): Nurse Family Partnership - For Women Having Their First Baby

February 26, 2015 – SAVI: SAVI Stories: Data Informs Nurse Family Partnerships Program Growth

February 26, 2015 – The Morning Blend (Tucson, AZ): Pima County Health Department - Nurse Family Partnership

February 25, 2015 – The Day (New London, CT): First-Time Mothers to Benefit from Donation to VNA

February 24, 2015 – St. Albans Messenger (St. Albans, VT): Visiting Nurses Help New Moms

February 23, 2015 – Buffalo Business First (Buffalo, NY): Renewed Federal Funds Coming to Help New Moms in Erie County

February 22, 2015 – Deseret News (Salt Lake City, UT): Program to Help Families in Need Faces Funding Urgency

February 22, 2015 – Big News Network (New York): Renewed Federal Funds Coming to Help New Moms in Erie County

February 19, 2015 – National Institute of Justice : The Nurse-Family Partnership: From Trials to International Replication, David Olds

February 18, 2015 – (Coeur D'alene, ID): PHD Program Helps First-Time Mothers

February 15, 2015 – The Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville, FL): Partnership Supports Jacksonville's High-Risk, First-Time Mothers

February 10, 2015 – KZTV 10 (Corpus Christi, TX): Free At Home Nursing Program for First Time Moms

February 9, 2015 – Board of State and Community Corrections (CA): Some Babies Come With Instructions

February 6, 2015 – Scrubs Magazine (Los Angeles, CA): “Nurses Can Help Low-Income Mothers and Kids” – Did you read it?

February 6, 2015 – United Way of Greater Union County (Elizabeth, NJ): Graduation Event for Nurse-Family Partnership

February 4, 2015 – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee, WI): Police Chiefs Call on Congress to Fund Home Visits for At-Risk Mothers

February 4, 2015 – United Way of Greater Union County (New Orleans, LA): Sarah Bilyj, Supervisor of Nurse-Family Partnership of Hudson and Union Counties Presents at American Public Health Association Annual Meeting

February 4, 2015 – UMCFoundation of El Paso (El Paso, TX): UMC's Nurse-Family Partnership Program

February 2, 2015 – (Kalamazoo, MI): Kalamazoo-Area Law Enforcement Leaders Urge Renewal of Home-Visitation Program for Women

February 2, 2015 – Texomas HomePage (Wichita Falls, TX): New Program Helps Expectant Mothers

January 31, 2015 – The Day (New London, CT): First-Time Mothers Celebrate With Their Babies After Completing Nurse-Family Partnership Program

January 30, 2015 – Fusion (Doral, FL): Meet the Nurses Giving First-Time Mothers the Lifeline They Need to Beat the Odds

January 29, 2015 – Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC): Law Enforcement Leaders Urge Funding Renewal for Program That Helps Moms and Kids

January 28, 2015 – MultCoPresents (Portland , OR): Nurse-Family Partnership: We Believe In You

January 27, 2015 – Innovators Peak (Denver, CO): Nurse-Family Partnership Links New Parents with Nurses for Happy, Healthy Futures

January 22, 2015 – WHAM-TV (ABC) (Rochester, NY): At-Risk Moms Partner With Nurses

January 22, 2015 – WXXI News (Rochester, NY): 26 Young Mothers Graduate County Nurse-Family Program

January 20, 2015 – National Center for Children in Poverty (New York, NY): A Big Shout-Out for True Evidence-Based Social Programs

January 18, 2015 – West Central Tribune (Willmar, MN): Matching Mothers with Mentors: Supporting Hands Nurse-Family Partnership Grows in Rural Minnesota

January 16, 2015 – Capital Pro) (New York, NY): Legislators Seeking $100 M. For Nurse-Family Program

January 15, 2015 – Quad-City Times (Davenport, IA): Wish List: Dentist Repairs Mom's Broken Smile

January 12, 2015 – Suffolk News-Herald (Suffolk, VA): Moms, Kids Mark State’s First Graduation

January 9, 2015 – The Des Moines Register (Des Moines, IA): Young Nurse Guides Teen Mothers

International news

June 22, 2015 – Rochdale Online (England): International Approval for Rochdale Scheme to Help Young Mums

March 29, 2015 – The Guardian (United Kingdom): Bringing Up Baby: New Hope for Troubled Teenage Mothers

March 26, 2015 – Family Nurse Partnership (London, England): Life changing early support available for more young families

March 10, 2015 – The North Edinburgh News (Scotland): Edinburgh Leads the World on Family Nurse Partnership

March 10, 2015 – Edinburgh News (Scotland): Edinburgh First in World to Give Teen Mums Support

March 10, 2015 – Nursing Times. Net (England): Edinburgh First City to Offer Family Nurse Service 'To All Eligible Mothers'

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