Advanced search
NSW Public Health Bulletin archive

Home visiting: An essential building block to support families Volume 9 Issue 11

Graham Vimpani

  • Citation

  • PDF

About the author/s

Graham Vimpani


This article outlines the advantages of extended home visiting for families and children at risk. This form of visiting by a nurse, welfare worker or trained volunteer which may begin in pregnancy or in the first few weeks of life, usually continues regularly and frequently over a period of many months, and in the case of participants in the Olds study, for two years after birth.