MIECHV Day of Action

MIECHV Day of Action

JULY 12th Dear Colleagues: We are asking you to join forces with us in a Day of Action to turn up the heat on Congress to reauthorize the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program before it expires in September.  Your members of Congress need...
Support Moms Who Need It Most

Support Moms Who Need It Most

It’s not easy being a mom for the first time, and some moms are working especially hard to provide their babies with a better childhood than what they experienced. Aliah Arneson watched her parents struggle with drug addiction and alcoholism throughout her childhood...
Two Generations of Success with HIPPY

Two Generations of Success with HIPPY

Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is an evidence-based home visiting program that shows how parent engagement is the key to student success. Vanessa Bahena’s family in Dallas is an example of how this success has assisted two generations....

Foster Youth and MIECHV: Highlights from the States

Nearly half a million American minors are in foster care, according to the latest data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Groundbreaking legislation that would have focused funding on family preservation and child abuse prevention died in Congress...
Strong Families Make a Strong Nation

Strong Families Make a Strong Nation

Today you have the opportunity to invest in the future of our nation by joining forces with a national effort to strengthen America’s families and our nation. We are proud to say that the national Home Visiting Coalition, co-convened by Diedra Henry-Spires, CEO of the...