HHS gets $1 million for home visits
August 04. 2014 6:13PM
New Hampshire will receive $1 million for fiscal 2014 as part of the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program established by the Affordable Care Act, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced Monday.The funds will allow state Home Visiting Programs to expand related services to women during pregnancy and to parents with young children up to age 5.
“The Home Visiting Program helps to ensure that young families have the option to participate in a program that promotes their children's healthy growth and development,” Burwell said in a prepared statement.