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Prenatal & Early Years Home Visiting Program

HVP.jpgThe Prenatal and Early Years Home Visiting Program provides home visits to those who are pregnant or parents of children under school age.  The program provides information about establishing healthy living practices and environments and how to develop secure, nurturing relationships with their children throughout their infancy and early childhood.

Weekly, bi-weekly and/or monthly in home visits are available to provide information and support to families in developing personal and family goals, creating support networks and strengthening parenting skills to create healthy, safe & secure home environments for children.

  • Home based and family-centered
  • Participation is completely voluntary and confidential
  • You do not need a professional referral, you may contact the program yourself to ask for support
  • Transportation and support to attend community parent-child programs.
  • Prenatal vitamins and weekly food vouchers provided to pregnant women and those who are breastfeeding.
  • Both a Home Visitor and Registered Nurse are available to you in this program.

This service is offered in the communities of the North Thompson Valley from McClure through to BlueRiver. Please download our printable Home Visitor Referal Form and Home Visitor Handbook if you have someone that would benefit from this service.


Contact: Bobbi Strachan - Clearwater-Barriere

T:  250.674.2600 ext. 226

Text Message: 778.208.7436

612 Park Drive, Clearwater, BC V0E 1N1



Click here for the Early Years & Home Visiting Services Annual Outcome Measurement Report

This program is funded by the Ministry of Children  and Family Development.