Research Report Scale Evidence-Based Home Visiting Programs to Reduce Poverty and Improve Health
Heather Sandstrom
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The effects of poverty in early childhood can last a lifetime. Home visiting programs can help. In home visiting programs, a nurse or other specialist offers parents support and coaching in their homes and connects them to other needed services. Evidence shows that providing the right supports in the home creates long-term, two-generation solutions.

Research Areas Health and health care Wealth and financial well-being Families Children and youth
Tags Economic well-being Health care delivery and payment Health equity Children's health and development Community-based care Child welfare Maternal, child, and reproductive health Early childhood home visiting