Virginia's Premier Conference on Home Visiting
Currently Early Impact Virginia partners are located in and serve 120 communities. Each year 450 providers, state leaders and industry members come together in Richmond to gain valuable skills and to hear from insightful and inspiring speakers. This year’s theme, Putting the Pieces Together, emphasizes the impact home visitors make when partnering with families across the Commonwealth. This partnership develops through the delivery of high quality services, improves the health, social and educational outcomes for new and expecting parents, young children, and their families.
The Early Impact Virginia Bi-annual Home Visiting Conference took place on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Hilton Short Pump Hotel in Richmond, Virginia. The Conference, referred to as Putting the Pieces Together: Virginia’s Premier Conference on Home Visiting, attracted a total of 373 home visitors, supervisors, and affiliates in diverse fields across the Commonwealth. This year’s Keynote Speakers touched on the topics of trauma-informed care, lifetime impacts of early childhood partnerships, and the positive, personal impression of home visiting. Overall, the Conference was praised for providing a “fun” atmosphere. Respondents indicated that based on their experience, this event left them inspired and excited to attend future Conferences!
View the 2019 Summary Report HERE!
View photos from the Conference HERE!