Taken from a Consumer Survey Report of the Pittsburgh/Allegheny County Healthy Start Program, compiled by the University of Pittsburgh.
"I think this program is very beneficial to expectant mothers in need of services they would not normally get."
"Excellent outreach workers, they can relate to your needs."
"My outreach workder is great. We are very close and I know she will help me with anything I need."
"It helped me to be a better man and father."
"HS can provide mothers to be a weath of information and referral services."
"Made sure that my children were healthy and up to date developmentally and up to date with immunization."
"It's a pretty cool program and people should learn to take better advantage of local services that help families."
"Because HS is very helpful to teen mothers. Being a mother is scary sometimes and my case manager helped to lessen my fears. I'm very happy to have HS services."
"Because everyone needs support throughout their pregnancy."
"The HS program is a very positive program for males and females, and their families."
"They make an effort to get what you need."
"I would refer people because it is a very helpful program plus the staff is great."
"I'm a first time mom and require all the help I can get. The home visits are enabling us to know more about my body and my baby."