Merrick County, NE
Nebraska Children's current investments in Merrick County
Grand Island Child Abuse Prevention Council serving Hall, Hamilton, Howard and Merrick Counties.
Sixpence Early Learning Program
New family engagement home visitation program using the Parents as Teachers curriculum. The program will offer:
- Services on a year round basis
- Contact with each actively enrolled family at least three times per month for a total of at least 180 minutes per month (2 of the 3 contacts must be personal visits, totaling 120 minutes)
- Program is designed to serve children prenatally through age 3 for a minimum of 18 – 24 months