Early Head Start–Home-Based Option (EHS-HBO) Model Components

The Early Head Start model includes home- or center-based services, a combination of home- and center-based programs, and family child care services (services provided in family child care homes). The focus of this report is on the home-based service option. Early Head Start-Home-Based Option services include (1) weekly 90-minute home visits, and (2) two group socialization activities per month for parents and their children.