Maternal Child & Adolescent Health/Public Health Nursing
PHN/MCAH strives to help the entire community including mothers, fathers, children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. We offer a variety of programs that help improve the health and wellness of all Riverside County residents.
PHN/MCAH has a diverse, multi-disciplinary team of Public Health Nurses, Social Workers, Health Educators and Health Service Assistants dedicated to serving our communities.
PHN/MCAH offers support groups for pregnant women, home visiting services supporting the needs of newly pregnant/parenting mothers, fathers and teens. We also offer supportive services for adults and seniors with the goal of helping individuals and families achieve desired health outcomes. Our services support (Include) women in having healthy babies, seek to ensure children grow and develop both socially and emotionally, while also fostering positive parent/child relationships. Our programs support wellness throughout the entire lifespan (totally free of cost) and there is no cost for any of our services.
To empower the entire community in preventing disease and promoting optimum wellness for individuals and families of Riverside County utilizing evidenced based knowledge from nursing, social, and public health science. With an equity lens, we partner with the community to achieve positive health outcomes for individuals, and families throughout Riverside County.