Ounce Home Visiting Summit – USA

The Eighth National Home Visiting Summit on Quality in Home Visiting Programs takes place this week in Washington DC, USA (30 January – 1 February 2019) – and they are live streaming all four plenary sessions free of charge.

Dr Cheryll Adams and Dr Karen Whittaker (iHV Trustee) are delighted to be invited to give keynote presentations to this Home Visiting Conference  – it’s very exciting that the Americans are keen to learn about our model!

The conference organisers hope that networks will take advantage of this exciting learning opportunity of the live streaming of the plenary sessions.

To watch the live streaming – please register today. Please note that Washington DC is on EST (Eastern Standard Time) which is 5 hours behind the UK time. The live streaming starts on Thursday, 31 January.

Take a moment to review the plenary sessions:

31 JANUARY 2019

  • 8:30 – 9:45 a.m. EST – The New Network Leader: How You Can Grow Your Impact
  • 12:15 – 1:30 p.m. EST – Innovation Toward Precision Home Visiting


  • 8:30 – 9:45 a.m. EST – Promoting Maternal Wellbeing and Resiliency in the Face of Trauma: The Science, Interventions, and Policy Implications for the Field of Home Visiting
  • 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. EST – Health Visiting in the United Kingdom: What Can We Learn?

Those who are not able to view the sessions live but are interested in receiving the recordings after the conference are also encouraged to register.

To register and access the live stream, please go to the  Home Visiting Summit website (link below) and select “Livestream Information” from the menu on the right-hand side.