Healthy Steps

Initiative emphasizing a close relationship between health care professionals and parents in addressing the physical, emotional, and intellectual growth and development of children from birth to age 3. Includes home visits, well-child visits with a clinician and Healthy Steps Specialist, child development and family health check-ups, a child development telephone information line, referrals for children and parents, age-appropriate books for children, and written materials for parents.

Boston University School of Medicine, Dept. of Pediatrics, 2013

Evidence Rating: I

Cost: N/A

Additional Info:


Home Visiting Parenting Education Socio-emotional Development for Children

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Model programs

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