Parent Education - SafeCare - Mesa County Public Health

1129 COLORADO AVE

 
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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceSafeCare is an in-home parent education program that provides direct skills training to caregivers in the areas of parenting, home safety, and child health.

Our home visitors help parents with children age 0 – 5 learn to:
- Reduce challenging child behaviors.
- Increase positive time with their children.
- Remove common household safety hazards.
- Identify and respond to common child sicknesses or injuries.
- Engage children in simple activities.

SafeCare® typically takes 18 – 20 weekly in-home sessions to complete (about 4 – 6 months) and each session lasts 1 – 1.5 hours.
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Public Transportationwww.gvt.mesacounty.us
Facility/ADA AccessFull Access
Intake ProcedureCall or email SafeCare@mesacounty.us
Intake RequirementsMust provide: Proof of Residency, Other Documentation as Requested
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityHigh risk families with children ages birth to five years.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:30 pm; Fridays, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (administration hours)
Specific Hours: Services by appointment only
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 248-6900
Physical Site Address 1 510 29 1/2 Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81504
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 20,000-5033
Mailing City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81502-5033
Main Phone (970) 248-6900 (department menu)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Service Location Email healthinfo@mesacounty.us
Web Address www.health.mesacounty.us
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Hilltop Community Resources
Affiliated Program: 1129 COLORADO AVE
This Service: Parent Education - SafeCare - Mesa County Public Health
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Based Parenting Education (PH-6100.3300)