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Home Visiting

For nearly 150,000 families nationwide, voluntary home-visiting programs are a vital support. This service enables at-risk parents—often single, teen moms—to receive coaching from a trained nurse or health professional on how to give their children a safe and healthy start in life. Congress will soon decide whether to reauthorize the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program. Council for a Strong America educates policymakers about the connection between home visiting and stronger families, reductions in child abuse, and other positive outcomes.

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  1. September 29, 2020 (Kane County Chronicle)

    Study shows home visit programs reduce child abuse, neglect

    Media Coverage

  2. May 28, 2020 (Kane County Chronicle and Elburn Herald)

    Programs can help stop child abuse during pandemic

    Letter to the Editor