Meeting Caregivers Where They Are

It was so much, but I didn't feel like it was so much because I had such an incredible amount of support and understanding.

No other system has the same consistent and positive connections to families and their young children or stands to make the kind of broad-scale influence on our collective prosperity.

HealthySteps, a program of ZERO TO THREE, focuses on the pediatric primary care practices that serve the 6.7 million babies and toddlers in families with low incomes with Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Plan (CHIP), or without insurance.

By partnering with pediatric primary care, HealthySteps brings focus to the key social, emotional, and cognitive skills important to healthy development. In strengthening these areas for young children, we strengthen our communities.

Kayla Ambesi, HealthySteps Caregiver, reflects on the support she received from the HealthySteps and ZERO TO THREE team. What could have led to paralysis from being overwhelmed was instead a time of active support and care for Kayla and subsequently care for the child.

Learn more about HealthySteps.