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Home Visiting Programs can Improve Children’s Long Term Development, Health and Behavioral Outcomes

January 29, 2014

Besides learning about tips and practices for infant care, Home Visiting programs often have goals to yield outcomes in other areas for the child and the family. One of the outcomes is general child development and school preparedness for the infant who is benefiting from the home visits. Some Home Visiting models focus on getting[…..]