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HRSA Awards $10,002,922 to Support Washington Families Through the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program

 

September 20, 2017



The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced $10,002,922 in funding to Washington through the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV Program). These funds will allow Washington to continue to provide voluntary, evidence-based home visiting services to women during pregnancy, and to parents with young children up to kindergarten entry.

“Evidence-based home visiting programs help children get off to a better, healthier start,” said HRSA Administrator George Sigounas, MS, Ph.D. “Today’s awards allow states to support local agencies in providing home visiting services that meet the needs of families in their own communities.”

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