Voluntary Home Visiting and Tribal Communities

Voluntary Home Visiting and Tribal Communities

The Tribal Home Visiting Program is part of the Administration for Children & Families within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It’s designed to develop and strengthen tribal capacity to support and promote the health and well-being of American...
Fathers: An Important Part of MIECHV

Fathers: An Important Part of MIECHV

Although the law officially starts with the word “maternal,” it’s understood that fathers play a critical role in the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting program. The following examples showcase the roles dads play in MIECHV implementation: Florida’s...
New Home Visiting Bill Introduced

New Home Visiting Bill Introduced

Home Visiting Advocates Continue to Urge Movement as Clock Ticks  WASHINGTON, D.C. — July 28, 2017— New legislation introduced today to reauthorize the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting program is an important next step in the process of ensuring...
Helping Our Heroes At Home

Helping Our Heroes At Home

Military families are remarkably resilient but face unique challenges related to deployment, frequent relocation and sometimes physical or invisible injuries. With the longest continuous war-zone deployment in our history, an estimated 700,000 U.S. children under age...
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...