home visiting

Home visitation involves the delivery of in-home health and social services by professionals such as nurses and social workers or by paraprofessionals.

Title Authors Year of Publication
Journal article
Is the families first home visiting program effective in reducing child maltreatment and improving child development?

Chartier, Mariette J
Brownell, Marni D
Isaac, Michael R
Chateau, Dan
Nickel, Nathan C
Katz, Alan
Sarkar, Joykrishna
Hu, Milton
Taylor, Carole

Information Sheet
Early childhood home visiting programs

Knoke, Della

Families First: A Process and Outcome Evaluation of Nurse, Home Visitor and Parent Perspectives

Ek, Noreen
Frankel, Sid

Journal article
Effectiveness of Home Visitation by Public-Health Nurses in Prevention of the Recurrence of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect: a Randomised Controlled Trial

MacMillan, Harriet
Thomas, B Helen
Jamieson, Ellen
Walsh, Christine A.
Boyle, Michael
Shannon, Harry
Gafni, Amiram

Journal article
The ethics of relation: public health nurses and child protection clients

Marcellus, Lenora