Partners & Coupon Distributors

Baby Steps partners with more than 50 organizations and services in our area!  Through these partners, parents and caregivers with children 0-5 years of age, are able to earn Baby Steps coupons for attending events, educational activities or utilizing services that support family health. 


Listed below are our partner organizations, and how you can earn coupons.


Advocates for Family Peace
326-0388 * stopdomesticabuse.org
*  Attendance at Women's Journey Group
*  Pick up Information Packets

Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency
327-1138 * www.aeoa.org
*  Adult Basic Education
*  GED Attainment
*  Living Skills
*  Employment & Training Activities
*  Life School
*  Free at Last

Car Seat Safety
326-3464 * www.cityofgrandrapidsmn.com
*  Grand Rapids Police Dept. car seat safety checks (appointments preferred)

Children's Mental Health
327-4886 * www.cmhsreach.org
*  Attendance of Appointments; by referral only

Clinics:
Essentia of Deer River: 246-8275 * www.essentiahealth.org
Essentia of Grand Rapids: 999-7000 * www.essentiahealth.org
Grand Itasca Clinic: 326-5000 * www.granditasca.org
*  Prenatal Care (1 per month per parent); up to 2 ultrasounds
*  Labor & Delivery Classes
*  Well Child Visits & Immunizations to age 5
*  Lead Testing at Well Child Visits
*  Breastfeeding Class
*  Infant Cares Class
*  Lactation Appointments

Essentia of Remer: 566-1441 * www.essentiahealth.org
*  Well Child Visits & Immunizations to age 5

Fairview Mesaba Clinic - Nashwauk: 885-2858 * www.fairview.org
*  Well Child Visits & Immunizations to age 5

Scenic Rivers Clinic - Bigfork: 743-3232 * www.scenicrivershealthservices.org
*  Well Child Visits & Immunizations to age 5
*  1st and 2nd Trimester Prenatal Visits
*  Dental Visits for Prenatal and Children to age 5

Scenic Rivers Clinic - Northome: 897-5222 * www.scenicrivershealthservices.org
*Well Child Visits & Immunizations to age 5

Community Education for Districts 317 & 318
327-5730 * www.getlearning.org
*  Special Events
*  Love & Logic
*  Mom's Night Out Events
*  Project Read

MN Sure (Crisis Housing)
327-8653 * www.kootasca.org
*  Compliance with program goals for Transitional Housing Program
*  Serving on Advisory Board
*  Legislative Action Involvement

Dental Visits in Itasca County
*  Prenatal Check-ups
*  Regular Check-ups for children ages 5 and under
*  Includes Itasca Medical Care Patients

Early Childhood Family Education 
www.investearly.org
*Bigfork: 743-3444 - Growing Together & Parent Advisory Board
*Coleraine - Special Events & Parent Advisory Board
*Deer River: 246-8860 - ECFE Classes
*Grand Rapids: 327-5701 - Parent Advisory Committee
*Hill City: 697-2394 - Parent Education & Special Events
*Marble: 247-7306 - Special Events & Parent Advisory Board
*Nashwauk/Keewatin: 885-2900 - ECFE Classes

Early Childhood Screening
Highly recommended that screening be done at age 3
www.isd318.org 
Deer River: 246-8860 ex.t 60412
Grand Rapids: 327-5572
Greenway: 245-1287 ext. 26804 or 26303
Hill City: 697-2394 ext. 102
Nashwauk/Keewatin: 885-2900 ext. 51154
*  3 coupons for 3 year old
*  2 coupons for 4 year old
*  1 coupon for 5 year old

Head Start & Early Head Start
327-6718 * www.kootasca.org
*  Volunteer Time in the Classroom
*  Attendance at Family First Events
*  Program for Pregnant Moms and Children to age 3

Help Me Grow/ECSE 
327-5570 * www.isd318.org
*  Special Needs Assessment 
*  Parent Support Group

Invest Early Preschool
327-5701, 247-7306, 800-422-0312 * www.investearly.org
*  3 Hours of Participation as determined by each program equals 1 coupon
*  Home Visits

Itasca County Health & Human Services
327-2941 * www.co.itasca.mm.us
*  Appointments
*  Drug Screens
*  Completing Parent Evaluation
*  Additional opportunities as determined by ICHHS

Libraries
Bovey Public Library: 245-3691 * https://cityofbovey.org/library
Calumet Public Library: 247-3108 * www.alslib.info/services/find-my-public-library/calumet-public-library
Coleraine Public Library: 245-2315
Grand Rapids Public Library: 326-7640 * www.cityofgrandrapidsmn.com/library
Marble Public Library: 247-7676
*  Summer & Winter Reading Program
*  Child Library Card Registration & Tour
*  Special Events

NE MN Office of Job Training (MFIP)
327-6760 * www.nemojt.org
*  Initial Assessment and Updates on MFIP Plans

Northland Area Family Services Center
566-3636 * www.northlandfamilycenter.org
*  Home Visits

Project Clean Start with Hope House
326-1443 * www.hopehousetreatment.org
*  Attendance at Recovery Meetings

Public Health 
Itasca County Public Health: 327-2941 * www.co.itasca.mn.us
Cass Public Health: 547-1340 *  www.co.cass.mn.us
*  Follow Along Program
*  Prenatal Care
*  Immunizations (for Longville & Remer; CTCs)

Remer Area Families can earn coupons:
*  Northland Area Family Center for Home Visits only * 566-3636
*  Essentia Clinic of Remer
*  WIC Program * www.health.state.mn.us/wic

Ross Resources Family Recovery Program
326-6434 * www.rossresources.org
*  Maintaining Sobriety Long-Term while Pregnant

Support Within Reach
326-5008 * www.supportwithinreach.org
*  Picking up Information Packet
*  Parent Workshop Attendance

Teenage Parent Program (TAPP)
327-5551 * www.kootasca.org
*  Teenage Parent Program Activities

WIC Program (includes Itasca County, part of Cass County & part of Aitkin County)
327-2941 * www.health.state.mn.us/wic
*  Nutritional Counseling
*  Breastfeeding Continuation
*  Nutritional Workshops