Data Collection for the Healthy Families of Illinois Evaluation

Principal Investigator: Joel S. Milner, Ph.D., Thomas R. McCanne, Ph.D., and Julie L. Crouch, Ph.D.
Funding Source:  Illinois Department of Human Services
Dates of Project: 7/00 - 6/06

The purpose of this contract was to conduct a longitudinal evaluation of families who received intensive home visiting services through the Healthy Families programs. More specifically, each family enrolled in the project was assessed in their home using self report, observational, and semi-structured interviews. Data were collected every six months for a period of two years. Findings from this study are available through the Illinois Department of Human Services.