Nurturing Home Visitors

Nurturing Home Visitors

Amanda Perez, EHS NRC; Rosalba Bonilla-Acosta, Maryland program director, CentroNia; and Mary Ann Cornish, Higher Horizons, Falls Church, VA, and executive director, EHS, talk about self-care in EHS programs.

Reflection Questions:

  1. What does your program do to support home visitors in self-care?
  2. What do you do to take care of yourself?

About OpenDoors

This online tool supports home visiting staff and those who support them by presenting regulations, strategies, publications, and resources in a way that’s interactive, flexible, and adaptable to people’s needs. It offers the readerthe opportunity to read, review, rate, save, and organize material that’s engaging, supports understanding, and ultimately contributes to their expertise as home visitors and home visiting supervisors. It has been developed by the Early Head Start National Resource Center, and includes numerous resources produced by other national centers.

Prepared for the Office of Head Start, under contract # HHSP23320100009YC, by the Early Head Start National Resource Center at ZERO TO THREE.