The Postpartum and Newborn Home Visit  program provides the opportunity for a Public Health Nurse to visit newborns and postpartum moms in their home to identify any complications or risks, discuss methods of feeding and caring, weigh infant, obtain mother’s blood pressure, check safety factors (smoke detectors, thermometers, immunizations, car seats, etc.), discuss postpartum depression, provide birth control information.

How do I make an appointment?

A nurse will contact you to schedule a home visit.
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If you have any questions or desire a home visit soon after arriving home, you can call the Health Department and ask for ther Postpartum/Newborn Home visit nurse.

If you have had a child previously, you may still have the nurse visit you and your newborn baby.

If you would like more information contact:

Granville County Health Department
Judy Smith
jsmith@gvdhd.org
(919) 693-2141

Vance County Health Department
Lisa Manning
lmanning@gvdhd.org
(252) 492-7915

  • Granville County Contact Info

    Address
    101 Hunt Drive
    Oxford, NC 27565

    Hours of Operation
    Monday – Friday
    8:30am – 5:00pm

    Phone Numbers

    Health Department
    (919) 693-2141 phone
    (919) 693-8517 fax
    Environmental Health
    (919) 693-2688
    (919) 693-9701
    WIC Services
    (919) 693-1333
    (919) 603-0314
  • Vance County Contact Info

    Address
    115 Charles Rollins Road
    Henderson, NC 27536

    Hours of Operation
    Monday – Friday
    8:30am – 5:00pm

    Phone Numbers

    Health Department
    (252) 492-7915 phone
    (252) 492-4219 fax
    Environmental Health
    (252) 492-5263
    (252) 492-2361
    WIC Services
    (252) 492-3147
    (252) 492-8278
    Home Health
    (252) 492-5831 phone
    (800) 682-3887 toll free
    (252) 492-3613 fax