Home VisitingSAGE Publications. 2021
This Second Edition is a good source for those training to be home visitors, in-service home visitors, supervisors and directors of home visiting programs serving a wide range of families. Recent evaluations of home visiting are summarized and practical suggestions for evaluating local programs are also included. This is an easy to read and essential resource for both beginning and experienced home visitors, trainers, supervisors of home visitors, and directors of home visiting programs.
Conducting the Home Visit in Child ProtectionMcGraw-Hill Education (UK). 2012
This pocketbook will be a valuable tool for both qualified professionals and students. Focusing on how to conduct a home visit in child protection, this book provides useful advice including examples of good and bad practice, diagrams and flowcharts illustrating processes and quick links to the law.
Tank Tales—A Nursing Home VisitArchway Publishing. 2019
Tank is a dog. But he is a very special dog. You see, Tank is a therapy dog. He visits people in nursing homes and brightens their day. Author Tank Shick is such a dog, and this is his story. In his book, Tank Tales—A Nursing Home Visit, he prepares children to visit a grandparent or other loved one with dementia living in a nursing home. You’ll learn what a nursing home looks like and ways to deal with seeing a loved one who has trouble remembering things. Some children may think nursing...
Transforming Early Head Start Home VisitingRoutledge. 2019
Research on home visiting shows that Early Head Start (EHS) home-based programs benefit from additional training and resources that streamline philosophy and content. In this essential guide, Walsh and Mortensen propose that alignment with Family Life Education’s (FLE) strengths-based methodology results in greater consistency through a model of prevention, education, and collaboration with families. This text is the first to outline linkages between FLE and EHS home visiting. It explores a...