Baby TALK In Action
Founded in 1986, Baby TALK is an educational, non-profit organization based in Decatur, IL whose mission is to positively impact child development by nurturing healthy and responsive relationships during the critical early years.
Baby TALK Learning Institute
The Baby TALK Learning Institute supports all training and implementation for programs employing Baby TALK as their choice for family engagement programming. Find information and a link to our portal to register for training dates/ locations.
National News & Upcoming Events
Home Visiting for refugee families using the Baby TALK Model
RefugeeOne is a resettlement agency based in Chicago, Illinois, that offers home visiting for refugee families using the Baby TALK (Teaching Activities for Learning and Knowledge) model. Home visitors—all refugees themselves—pair with families who have similar cultural or linguistic backgrounds. See full story
Next BTLI Event:
January – Core Model Training
Virtual training takes place Monday-Friday and will vary between some self-study and live Zoom sessions each day. Daily start times will be sent closer to training. Click to register on the Training Calendar Portal Page
2021 BABY TALK FAMILY ENGAGEMENT BY THE NUMBERS