Das Anstrengendste war, nicht mehr durchschlafen zu können. Ich war sehr froh um die Unterstützung der Grosseltern, so dass ich mich zwischendurch erholen konnte.
The idea behind Familystart was to respond with customized services to the needs of families with newborn babies. In-depth needs analyses therefore formed the basis for our service design. Various research teams assessed and analyzed the needs of parents after birth as well as the perspectives of the care-giving professionals.
A health-economic study looked at the cost of postnatal care before and after the introduction of Familystart.
The first year of operation for Familystart was considered a pilot phase and was scientifically evaluated. This study examined the use of consultation and midwife-referral services, the profile of users, and the satisfaction level of clients, partner clinics and participating midwives.
The "Evaluation" page gives detailed information on the outcomes. Our research partner institutions were/are: