Supporting Home Visitors in Evidence-Based Programs: Experience of EBHV Grantees

Supporting Evidence-Based Home Visiting to Prevent Child Maltreatment, Brief #4
Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research
Dec 30, 2010
Authors
Brandon Coffee-Borden and Diane Paulsell
This brief summarizes lessons about supervising and supporting home visitors in evidence-based home visiting programs. Topics include steps to cultivate organizational support for evidence-based home visiting programs, methods to address internal staff concerns about these programs, benefits of evidence-based models’ approaches to home visitor supervision, and the need to provide home visitors with resources and knowledge through community partnerships.