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Families with a New Baby

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Happy BabyThe Eau Claire City-County Health Department is committed to keeping all people in the community safe and healthy.
By request, our Public Health Nurses visit families with babies discharged from the hospital.
When Nurses visit the families with new babies they:
  • Assess the health of the baby and mother
  • Check the baby’s weight 
  • Provide breastfeeding support
  • Provide health and nutrition guidance and information
  • Address newborn safety
  • Assess and give information on growth and development
  • Answer questions about health and wellness for the whole family

All Services are voluntary, confidential, and free of charge.

Services may be requested by individuals or community providers with client consent.

For additional information or to make a referral, please call the Eau Claire City-County Health Department at 715-839-4718