Baby TALK Family Engagement professionals Coming Alongside families through home visiting provides an unparalleled opportunity to engage families. Baby TALK home visits/personal encounters focus on these goals:
- Connect: To establish and deepen relationships with families by joining their system of care
- Engage: To scaffold the child’s development through shared observation of the family-child relationship
- Strengthen: By collaborating with families around their goals for their family and children
- Reflect: To support families’ on-going mastery in their overall growth and development
Professionals use Baby TALK’s Family Engagement Protocols leading them to use their time with families in a way that meets the family’s agenda, not their own.