MFC is a great option for busy or working moms and helps remove barriers to receiving services for those where home visitation is not an option. The program is staffed with social workers with the capacity to serve up to 200 families.  All mobile family coaches have received the required Parents as Teachers training and are certified as PAT Approved Curriculum Users.

The mobile family coaches serve pregnant women, mothers, and other caregivers until the client’s child reaches age two. They provide parents with child developmental knowledge and support, early detection of developmental delays and health issues, prevent child abuse and neglect, and increase children’s school readiness.


  • Engaging, evidenced-based curriculum that is adapted to meet a client’s diverse needs

  • Education is flexible and can be delivered at a time that fits a mom’s schedule

  • MFC provides education through options such as text messaging, video, social media and phone calls. MFC also offers the option to receive education through traditional home visiting

  • Bi-monthly Group Connections give MFC clients a connection to other moms and allows moms to provide and receive support from their peers

  • MFC is  staffed with social workers

  • MFC is offered at no cost to women and their families


Gift of Life’s Mobile Family Coaching program is for women who meet the following criteria:

  • Are eligible for public assistance programs like Medicaid, SNAP (Food Stamps) or WIC

  • Are pregnant- either for the first time or a mother who is already parenting

  • Are a mother or caregiver of a child that is less than 1 year of age

  • Live in Montgomery County, Alabama

To enroll in Parents as Teachers, complete the Referral Form, or call (334) 272-1820 or email for more information.


Referral  Information

Mobile Family Coaching                            (Text/Phone) - Pregnant                              (Text/Phone) - Child less than 1 year old            

To enroll in Mobile Family Coaching, complete the Referral Form, or call (334) 272-1820 or email for more information.


Shanquanecia Pettiway – Mobile Family Coaching

Learn how our Mobile Family Coaching Program helped Shanquanecia Pettiway get  the help she needed while juggling her work schedule.

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