Caring for Kids – Maternal Child Health Program Brockton VNA

Record last updated 2017/06/19 Comment on this info .Update this info

Contact Information

Brockton VNA
Caring for Kids - Maternal Child Health Program
Phone: 508-587-2121
Alternate Phone: 800-295-6341

500 Belmont Street Suite 200 Brockton, MA 02301-4900
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location Caring for Kids - Maternal Child Health Program

Narrative

A multi-disciplinary approach to providing medical services under physician order. Client must need skilled care. Referrals are accepted from pediatricians. Also, provides service to high risk families and children at risk, and to pregnant and post-partum women. End of life care at home. Offers Caring For Kids Program (children with catastrophic illness), Lead Toxicity Counseling, Home Phototherapy, and SIDS counseling.

Helping families is nothing new for the Brockton Visiting Nurse Association.  Neither is focusing care on those that need it most, like new mothers and babies.  Brockton VNA staff work closely with area obstetricians and pediatricians as well as hospitals.  Maternal child health nurses and rehabilitative therapists offer services to the newborn, mother and pediatric population.  Brockton VNA’s Maternal Child Health Program provides a myriad of services for infants, toddlers, school-age children and young adults as well as maternity services.  Services include:  pediatric nursing, wound care, pediatric rehabilitation, ante partum and postpartum care, asthma and diabetic care and education, premature infant care, Wallaby treatments for newborns, SIDS counseling, developmental evaluation and more.

Service Types

  • Adult Day Health
  • Case Management
  • Day Activity
  • Dentist
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Door to Door-Lift
  • Education Law
  • Family Rights And Guardianship
  • Hospice
  • Inpatient
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Skills Training
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Home Health/Personal Care
  • Legal
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amputations
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Aphasia
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Blind
  • Blood disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Burns
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Deaf
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Dying/high Risk
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Heart Disorder
  • Kidney Disease
  • Leukemia
  • Lupus Erythematous
  • Lyme Disease
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Narcolepsy
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Pain
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Polio
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Scoliosis
  • Skin Disorders
  • Smell/taste Disorders
  • Speech Impairment
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Medicare, Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DPH