What is Home Visiting?

Home visiting is a voluntary program that involves meeting with a trained, family-support professional at a time convenient for you and your family. Home visitors provide new or expecting parents with resources to keep themselves and their children safe, healthy, and nurtured.

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What we know

Research shows that home visiting programs:

  • Help children build critical pre-literacy skills and improve achievement
  • Increase school readiness
  • Improve maternal and child health
  • Strengthen the bond between a parent and child
  • Support healthy and developmentally thriving children
  • Increase family self-sufficiency

Work with a Home Visitor

If you think a home visitor is right for you, read about the various Kansas Home Visiting Programs, and Find a Home Visitor Near You.