Title

Costs of Early Childhood Home Visiting: An Analysis of Programs Implemented in the Supporting Evidence-Based Home Visiting to Prevent Child Maltreatment Initiative

Date

2014

Author(s)

Andrew Burwick, Heather Zaveri, Lisa Shang, Kimberly Boller, Deborah Daro, and Debra A. Strong

Type of Product

Evaluation report

Model(s)

  • Healthy Families America (HFA)
  • Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)
  • Other Models
  • Parents as Teachers (PAT)
  • Project 12 Ways/Safecare

Description

Purpose: To analyze costs  among  agencies  implementing  five  different  home  visiting  program models.
Example Topics Addressed:
Total cost of providing home visiting programs during a year of steady-state operation
Allocation of annual costs among cost categories and program activities or components
Cost to serve a participating family
Variation in average costs across program models and other agency characteristics

Data Collection Methods

  • Program administrative record reviews

Status

Finished

For More Information

Burwick, A., Zaveri, H., Shang, L., Boller, K., Daro, D., & Strong, D. (2014). Costs of early childhood home visiting: An analysis of programs implemented in the supporting evidence-based home visiting to prevent child maltreatment initiative. Washington, DC: Mathematica Policy Research. Retrieved from: https://www.mathematica-mpr.com/our-publications-and-findings/publications/costs-of-early-childhood-home-visiting-an-analysis-of-programs-implemented-in-the-supporting

Topics

  • Cost