Supporting Quality in Home-Based Care

Resource Type: Administration for Children and Families/OPRE Projects
Principal Investigator(s): Paulsell, Diane; Porter, Toni;
Date Issued: 2007
Description: The purpose of this project is to provide useful information for policymakers and administrators who aim to develop or fund initiatives for home-based caregivers and researchers seeking to build the knowledge base about home-based care. The project had three primary objectives: (1) to systematically gather information from existing research on home-based child care and on initiatives that aim to support these caregivers; (2) to synthesize the available evidence on home-based care; and (3) to propose next steps for designing and evaluating initiatives that aim to improve the quality of care in these settings
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Grantee(s)/ Contractor(s): Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Funder(s): United States. Administration for Children and Families. Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Contact(s): Paulsell, Diane
Source: Mathematica Policy Research
Topics: Child Care & Early Education Quality

Child Care & Early Education Providers/Organizations > Provider Type/Setting > Family, Friend, & Neighbor (Informal)
Start Date: 09/30/2007
End Date: 12/29/2009
Project Type: Supporting Quality in Home-Based Care
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