Building Readiness Among Infants Now (BRAIN) Program


The BRAIN Program is available to all parents of newborns in Martin and St. Lucie counties to help give children the best start possible. Here’s what we offer...

“I will remember you the rest of my life!”
– Parent, after receiving a BRAIN visit, impressed by the important information she received for her family

Newborn Home Visit from a hospital nurse, which includes:

  • Mother/baby physical assessment
  • Breastfeeding support & education
  • Immunization schedule
  • Home safety information

Two-month Home Visit from Helping People Succeed, which includes:

  • Gifts for parents and baby
  • Information on brain development and the importance of nurturing during the first years of life
  • The Ages and Stages Developmental Monitoring system
  • Information about community resources for parents and their baby

Offered in partnership with Martin Health System, Lawnwood Regional Medical Center, St. Lucie Medical Center, and Home Safe of Palm Beach County.

“I just filled out our first developmental questionnaire and I loved it! Can't wait to receive the next one – what fun and lets you see just how your child is progressing. I didn't realize my child is on track until I did the questionnaire. So thankful for this service!”
– Parent of a four month old baby

Our Mission

Contact Us


Helping People Succeed transforms lives by realizing potential, creating hope and building futures through education, counseling, training and employment.

Our passion is building successful families and futures–one life at a time!

Helping People Succeed
1601 NE Braille Pl
Jensen Beach, FL 34957

Tel: 772.320.0770
Web: www.hpsfl.org
Email: gparris@hpsfl.org

DIRECTIONS

Healthy Families Florida
Healthy Families America
Ounce of Prevention Fund
 Florida Department of Children and Families
Agency for Persons With Disabilities
United Way of Martin County
United Way of St. Lucie County
United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee
Cleveland Clinic Martin Health
 Children's Services Council Martin County
Children's Services Council St. Lucie County
Children's Services Council of Okeechobee County
Southeast Florida Behavioral Health Network
Florida Department of Education Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
The Community Foundation Martin - St. Lucie
Florida Department of Transportation
Florida KidCare
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
*The Florida Department of Children and Families. Partially funded by the Martin County School District.
 

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