Family Home Visiting Programs

Services & Facts

  • Voluntary programs offering free home visiting services.
  • Get answers to questions about a child's health and learning.
  • Help get the support family needs during pregnancy and throughout a child's early years.
  • Find information about services available in the community.
  • Helps find solutions to needs.
  • Help know if the child is learning, talking, and growing the way other children the same age.
  • Help to have a safe place for a child to grow.
  • Help families have a healthy relationship.
  • Bilingual home visits available, i.e. Spanish.
  • Work with moms and dads to help them become the kind of parent they want to be.

Home Visiting has been shown to be effective at helping families:

  • Improve health status.
  • Achieve economic self-sufficiency.
  • Improve positive parenting.
  • Reduce child maltreatment.
  • Achieve goals such as child spacing, education and employment.
  • Establish links to community resources.