Improving Systems, Practices and Outcomes

Home Visiting

Home Visiting topic editor: Joan Danaher

eNotes Items Related to Home Visiting

Home visiting resources and news published in ECTA Center's weekly newsletter, eNotes. Links in past issues may become inactive over time. If you are looking for an item that has an inactive link, please contact Joan Danaher for assistance.

Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program / Tribal Home Visiting Program

The WWW: Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program and the WWW: Tribal Home Visiting Program (Home Visiting Programs) were established by Congress in 2010 to provide funds to States, territories and tribal entities to develop and implement voluntary home visiting programs to improve maternal and child health, prevent child abuse and neglect, encourage positive parenting, and promote child development and school readiness. They are administered by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Pew Home Visiting Project

The WWW: Pew Home Visiting Project was launched in April 2010 to promote smart state and federal investments in evidence-based, voluntary home visiting programs for new and expectant families.

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

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