| HEALTHY START CASE MANAGEMENT - SAN ANTONIO METROPOLITAN
N. Rio Grande
San Antonio, TX 78202
PERSON: Kelly Bellinger, Program Manager
OFFICE HOURS: Monday – Friday,
7:45 AM – 4:30 PM
BUS SERVICE: #25 E Commerce[Stop ID: 93999]
PROGRAM OFFERED: Healthy Start case
management services provide home visits by a social
worker or registered nurse for pregnant and postpartum
women, their families and children through 2 years of
age. Home visits ensure the physical and emotional well
being of families being served including assistance
with issues like the prevention of child/family abuse,
recognition, assistance and referrals for treatment
of mental health and substance abuse issues. Mothers are screened every 6 months and referred out for couseling, if needed.
PHILOSOPHY: Infant Mortality Prevention.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Pregnant
women and parents of children under 2.
SERVICES PROVIDED: Health
Education and Case Management, Information and Referral,
Bilingual Services Provided.
TREATMENT STATEGIES: Curriculum
based Health Education, Home Visitation, Care Planning,
Intervention and Advocacy.