Home Visiting Hearing Is A Bipartisan Lovefest

Home Visiting Hearing Is A Bipartisan Lovefest

The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Resources convened a hearing today on reauthorization of the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting program (MIECHV), which was enacted under the Affordable Care Act to fund state efforts to pair new or...
Nurse-Family Partnership Mom Testifies Before Congress

Nurse-Family Partnership Mom Testifies Before Congress

On March 15, Rosa Valentin – a 16-year old mom from Lancaster, Pennsylvania – testified before the U.S. House Ways and Means Subcommittee on her experience in the Nurse-Family Partnership program and how her nurse Beth Russell has helped her to become a confident mom....
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...
Preventing Crime Through Voluntary Home Visits

Preventing Crime Through Voluntary Home Visits

Joined by New Mexico Parents as Teachers, the law enforcement leaders discussed how voluntary home visiting helps reduce rates of child abuse and neglect, which in turn prevents crime and increases public safety. Parent Education Coordinator and prior parent educator,...
Closing the preschool gap at home

Closing the preschool gap at home

We are sitting in the cheerful, cluttered kitchen of Adriana Fuentes, a self-described Army wife and mom who lives in Woodlawn Village, a military housing complex near Fort Belvoir, Virginia.