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Information About Home Visiting for Families

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Are you looking for a home visiting program near you?

 

   Visit:

    

   or call 1-800-322-2588 

Key benefits of home visiting:

  • Stronger parent-child bonds
  • Healthier mothers and babies
  • Lower rates of child abuse and neglect
  • More positive parenting practices
  • Earlier development of language and literacy skills
  • Improved school readiness
  • Safer homes
  • Increased rates of parental employment

For more information on the types of home visiting programs available in Washington State see here.