Max Rady College of Medicine

Term: Paraprofessional Home Visitors

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-12-12


Paraprofessional home visitors are home visitors that do not necessarily have formal training (such as public health nursing) but who undergo training in areas such as child development, family functioning and parenting skills.

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