Strong Families


The Strong Families Program

Strong Families is a home visiting program providing services to pregnant and parenting families with Native children under the age of three in Alameda County. The program is provided through the Native American Health Center, Inc.

Criteria For Enrollment In The Program

  • Self-identified Native American pregnant women, expectant fathers, grandparents, and other caregivers of Native American children ages 0-3.
  • Must live in Alameda County.

Cost Of The Program

Strong Families is FREE to all eligible families.

Strong Families Will Support Me To:

  • Build a strong network of support for me and my baby
  • Have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby
  • Access integrated medical, dental & behavioral health services
  • Connect with cultural ceremonies and traditions around pregnancy, parenting, and childbirth
  • Learn about childbirth, newborn care, child development, family planning and parenting
  • Get referrals for healthcare, childcare, job training and other support services available in my community
  • Find ways to continue my education and develop job skills
  • Set goals for my family‚Äôs future and find ways to help me reach them

Meet The Staff

Shamika Dokes-Brown
Cara Little
Maggie McCraddock
Paty Gonzalez
Caitlin Delich

2950 International Blvd. Oakland, CA 94601
Mon-Fri: 8:00am-5:00pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

San Francisco
160 Capp St. San Francisco, CA 94110
Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

2950 International Blvd. Oakland, CA 94601
Mon-Sat: 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

3124 International Blvd. Oakland, CA 94601
Mon: Closed
Tuesday: 9:00am-1:00pm
Wednesday-Friday: 9am-1pm, 2pm-5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

San Francisco
160 Capp St, San Francisco, CA 94110
Mon-Sat: 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

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