Help Us Grow Successfully (HUGS)
Phone (423) 209-8080
Fax (423) 209-8156
Help Us Grow Successfully (HUGS) is a home-based prevention and intervention
program that provides services to prenatal/postpartum women, children from
birth through age 5, and parents/guardians of these families. The HUGS program
is designed to:
To achieve these goals, home visitors form a unique and voluntary relationship
with a family with identified needs. The home visitors provide education
and connect families with resources in their communities.
Who is Eligible for HUGS?
How to make a referral:
There are no financial guidelines. Referrals can be made by calling (423)
209-8080 or faxing a referral to (423) 209-8156. Referrals are made by physicians,
hospitals, social agencies, clinics, family members and individuals. Click
to fill out the
HUGS referral form.
Additional Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department programs: