About the Family Nurse Partnership:
The Family Nurse Partnership (FNP) is a voluntary home visiting programme for first time young mums, aged 19 years or under. A specially trained family nurse visits the young mum regularly from, the early stages of pregnancy until their child is two. The FNP programme aims to enable young mums to:
- Have a healthy pregnancy
- Improve their child’s health and development
- Plan their own futures and achieve their aspirations.
Who can we work with?
Clients receiving Family Nurse Partnership need to give consent to participate and must be:
- Aged 19 or under
- Live in Hounslow Borough and expected to stay in Hounslow Borough for the next 2 years.
- First Pregnancy
- Notified to the Family Nurse Partnership no late than 28 weeks of pregnancy.
Those unable to participate in Family Nurse Partnership:
Women who plan to have their child adopted
Women who plan to leave Hounslow before their child reaches 2 years of age, for an extended period of time (3 months or longer) or permanently.
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