Connect - Connecting families to community programs

CONNECT helps pregnant women, caregivers and families with young children by providing a one-stop entry point for needed services, such as education and support in childbirth, newborn care, parenting, child development, food and nutrition, mental health and financial self-sufficiency.

One call to 772-219-1835 from you, referring agencies and healthcare providers can connect pregnant women and families to local programs that help ensure a healthy start in life and a hopeful future.

Participating programs include: Healthy Families, Healthy Start, Nurse Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers.

CONNECT is overseen by the Florida Department of Health in Martin County.

Connect! Call 772-219-1835


  • Childbirth education
  • Newborn care instruction
  • Breastfeeding education and support
  • Parenting education and support
  • Counseling services
  • Help to quit smoking
  • Nutritional education
  • School readiness
  • Child development education and support
  • Family planning education
  • Safe sleep education
  • Car seat safety
  • Infant safety