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Home Visiting: Giving Parents and Children an Early Boost

November 12, 2010

Thousands of children are born each year to parents who struggle to adequately care for them or who lack traditional support networks. As a result, many of these children are at risk for abuse, neglect, or other negative outcomes. Home visiting programs provide an opportunity to offer new and expectant parents skills and resources to become more confident and effective, thereby increasing the odds of better outcomes for themselves and their children.


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