Healthy Families West Tennessee

Healthy Families West Tennessee (combined formerly known Healthy Start and Healthier Beginnings programs) is a free and voluntary home visiting program. We enroll prenatal families who are expecting a baby and families with a new baby three months of age or younger. Services include: support for parents during pregnancy and early years of parenting, ideas about how to care for and play with baby, information on how baby is growing and developing, help with creating safe home environment, information for needed resources/referrals, fun and engaging curriculum and activities, and parent groups. Services last from time of enrollment until baby is three years old.


We serve families in the following counties:

  • Benton
  • Carroll
  • Dyer
  • Henry
  • Lake
  • Lauderdale
  • Obion
  • Tipton
  • Weakley

For more information or to make a referral please contact:

Amanda Wilkin
Healthy Families West TN
Program Supervisor


Healthy Families West Tennessee is funded by the Tennessee Department of Health and accredited through Healthy Families America.


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