Early childhood intervention services
Early childhood services at Hennepin County support young families from pregnancy through kindergarten.
Children in Hennepin County are born healthy.
Mothers and babies need adequate and early prenatal care and the opportunity for a safe pregnancy and birth.
Children in Hennepin County stay healthy.
Mothers and children need access to breastfeeding support and other healthy foods. They need immunizations, regular and consistent medical care and screening, stable and safe housing and loving and supportive family and caregivers.
Children can develop to their fullest potential.
They need regular screening for social-emotional and developmental progress, treatment for developmental delays and mental health concerns, as well as access to high quality child care and preschool.