Frequently Asked Questions
Home visitors are vetted, professional members of the organizations in Parent Partners Plus. They are trained to work with children and families and ready to help you with your family’s needs.
The professionals will work with you to identify the needs your family may have and the resources available to you, and will help connect you with key programs and initiatives that can assist your family.
• Home visitors provide child development information and developmental milestones to parents so they understand how the child grows.
• Activities for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers to help their development.
• Focus on literacy, including tips on how to create a language-rich environment and support the child’s language development.
• Support for parents in reaching personal goals they might have, such as going back to work or school, financial goals, etc.
Many programs also offer opportunities for families to connect with other parents in the program — fun activities just for program participants at local parks and community centers.
• Programs work with the whole family — mom, dad, grandma, siblings, and anyone who is important in the child’s life is welcome to participate.
• Services are also available for grandparents raising grandchildren and other foster/adoptive parents.
The CDC provides important information for parents on health and behavior throughout the early childhood years. Click the links below for moreinformation:
Additionally, ZERO TO THREE provides information for parents on several important early childhood topics.