Peer to Peer Workshop: Engaging and Supporting Fathers Through Home Visiting

There is still room for improvement when it comes to increasing father engagement in home visiting. At our Family Strengthening Network Peer to Peer Workshops this year, we’re looking at how to support dads — and how that helps the whole family.

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Fourth-Time Mom Finds Value in Home Visiting

Despite having three daughters, Luz and Tony knew the arrival of their first son would come with new experiences and new questions. Being able to lean on their home visitor Lorena throughout Ariel’s first years of life is something they have appreciated very much.

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“She Lifts Me Up”: A New Mom Finds Strength in Home Visiting

Through the help of her home visitor, Eniya was able to find the strength she wasn’t able to find on her own. Her story is an example of one of the many ways home visiting helps.

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Looking for Guidance, Family Turns to Welcome Baby

As first-time parents looking to give their child a healthy start, Cristina and Miguel enrolled in the Welcome Baby program through MemorialCare Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital in Long Beach.

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Home Visiting Services Continue to Expand in L.A. County

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to have the Department of Public Health report on how home visiting services can be expanded to reach more of the county’s most vulnerable residents.

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The 2019 Home Visiting Yearbook Is Here!

The National Home Visiting Resource Center (NHVRC) has released its 2019 Home Visiting Yearbook, providing the most thorough look yet at home visiting at the state and national levels. Welcome Baby, Healthy Families America, and Parents as Teachers are profiled in the publication.

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‘Public charge’ does not include home visiting. Spread the word.

Home visiting and other programs are NOT considered in the new public charge test. Use our social media toolkit to help immigrant families fight fear with facts!

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Webinar: How Home Visitors Can Help Families Prevent and Respond to Domestic Violence

This webinar explores the impact of domestic violence on families, what home visitors can do to prevent it, and how they can support families who have experienced it.

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Webinar: Wrestling With Dads: What We Have Learned on the Floor and in Interviews

This webinar shares what Drs. Richard Cohen and Kevin Gruenberg have learned about increasing father engagement in home visiting and improving father-child bonds.

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A Day in Review: Family Strengthening Network’s Peer-to-Peer Workshop

How to identify and support victims of sex trafficking, how to connect families to vital community services, and how to communicate effectively … Welcome Baby staff members picked up lots of practical training and tools at this event. Watch our 39-second video recap.

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