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Local Leadership Group

Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting

 

MISSION

The Oakland County Local Leadership Group provides opportunities for home visiting services and the early childhood system to work together to better serve the needs of pregnant mothers and young children (0 – 5 years).

The LLG promotes home visiting throughout the community as an essential and effective practice. The LLG also coordinates, guides, and advises countywide home visiting services and training opportunities for home visitors.

VISION

Using best practices, families and home visiting staff will work together to foster health, development, growth, and community in pregnant mothers and young children throughout Oakland County.

WHO WE ARE

  • Oakland Schools (Great Start Collaborative)

  • Oakland County Health Division (Nurse Family Partnership, Nurturing Parent, Community Nursing)

  • Michigan Department of Health and Human Services 

  • Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (Head Start, Early Head Start) 

  • Oakland Family Services (Parents as Teachers, Fussy Baby)

  • CARE House (Early Head Start, CAN Council)

  • Easter Seals 

  • American Indian Health and Family Services (Healthy Start, Maternal Infant Health Program)

  • Various Maternal Infant Health Programs

  • Parent Leaders

The Local Leadership Group is open to any individual working in home visiting services or parents who are currently or have previously received home visiting services in Oakland County. If you are interested in joining the LLG please contact Jackie Ferriby, Local Leadership Group Coordinator, or 248-209-2440.