Model effectiveness research reports

HomVEE reviews the evidence of effectiveness for specific early childhood home visiting models. On this page, links to models lead to a brief model description and an overview of review results. The results include evidence of model effectiveness, a count of manuscripts from well-designed studies, and a summary of findings by outcome domain. (HomVEE uses the term well-designed impact studies to refer to those whose designs and execution suggest that some or all of the findings were due to the home visiting model rather than other factors.) Rows are highlighted in green if the model meets the HHS criteria for an evidence-based model.

Please read the home visiting model effects page for a summary across models.

Displaying 31 - 40 of 50 Models
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Model:

North Carolina Baby Love Maternal Outreach Workers Program

Implementation support is not currently available for the model as reviewed.

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Not applicable

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
0
Last updated:
2012
Model:

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)®

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months, 12-23 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Child development and school readiness, Child health, Family economic self-sufficiency, Maternal health, Positive parenting practices, Reductions in child maltreatment, Reductions in juvenile delinquency, family violence, and crime

Meets HHS Criteria:

Yes, Meets HHS Criteria

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
28
Last updated:
2019
Model:

Nurses for Newborns®

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months, 12-23 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Not applicable

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
0
Last updated:
2015
Model:

Nurturing Parenting Programs (Birth to Age 5)

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 24-35 months, 36-47 months, 48+ months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Not applicable

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
0
Last updated:
2011
Model:

Oklahoma’s Community-Based Family Resource and Support (CBFRS) Program

Implementation support is not currently available for the model as reviewed.

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Maternal health, Positive parenting practices

Meets HHS Criteria:

Yes, Meets HHS Criteria

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
2
Last updated:
2012
Model:

Parent-Child Assistance Program (P-CAP)

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 24-35 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Not applicable

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
0
Last updated:
2016
Model:

ParentChild+® Core Model

Population served: 24-35 months, 36-47 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Child development and school readiness, Positive parenting practices

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
3
Last updated:
2019
Model:

Parents as Teachers (PAT)®

Population served: Pregnant women, 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 24-35 months, 36-47 months, 48+ months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Child development and school readiness, Family economic self-sufficiency, Positive parenting practices

Meets HHS Criteria:

Yes, Meets HHS Criteria

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
8
Last updated:
2019
Model:

Philani Outreach Programme

Population served: 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 24-35 months, 36-47 months, 48+ months, Tribal Population

Favorable results from well-designed research: Not applicable

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
0
Last updated:
2014
Model:

Play and Learning Strategies (PALS)

Entries in this row combine information across all versions of PALS. Only PALS Infant meets HHS criteria for an evidence-based home visiting model. Some other versions of PALS have at least one manuscript about a high- or moderate-quality impact study, but no version of the model other than PALS Infant meets HHS criteria for an evidence-based home visiting model.

Population served: 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 24-35 months, 36-47 months, 48+ months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Child development and school readiness, Positive parenting practices

Meets HHS Criteria:

No

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
3
Last updated:
2019
Model:

Play and Learning Strategies (PALS) Infant

Population served: 0-11 months, 12-23 months

Favorable results from well-designed research: Child development and school readiness, Positive parenting practices

Meets HHS Criteria:

Yes, Meets HHS Criteria

Manuscripts about well-designed research:
3
Last updated:
2019