PCHP in the News

  • Statement on Parent-Child Separations

    The Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP) strives to support, enhance, and highlight the value of the parent-child relationship every single day in all the work we do. Decades of scientific research has determined that it is in the best interest of children to keep parents and children together and to do everything we can to build,…Read More

  • Press Release, 6/18/18   Parent-Child Home Program and Catholic Charities Announce the Launch of PCHP Onondaga County

    SYRACUSE, NEW YORK, June 2018 – The Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP) National Center is pleased to announce the launch of its first site in Syracuse, New York. Thanks to generous support from the Allyn Family Foundation, MAEVA Social Capital, and a multi-year grant through the Early Childhood Alliance (ECA) from the Alliance for Economic Inclusion’s…Read More

  • In Honor of Fathers

      Please read below for a guest blog written by PCHP Pennsylvania State Director Malkia Singleton Ofori-Agyekum for CHOP PolicyLab.   When I was asked to write a guest blog in honor of Father’s Day for the CHOP PolicyLab, my first thought was that a father’s voice on this topic is more relevant than my own. This…Read More

  • Allyn Family Foundation, 6/11/18   PCHP Comes to Onondaga County

      Home visiting programs have a rich history in the United States. As early as the nineteenth century, nurses and social workers went door-to-door to care for expectant mothers and young families. The underlying idea was that home-based education and service delivery would improve health outcomes, particularly in low-income and working class urban neighborhoods. By…Read More

  • Press Release, 6/7/18   Philadelphia Parent-Child Home Program Celebrates First Graduating Class In South/Southwest Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA June 2018 – The Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP), a leading school readiness organization focused on eliminating the achievement gap by ensuring that all parents have access to the knowledge, skills, and materials they need to build their children’s school readiness, is thrilled to announce the first graduating class of the South/Southwest Philadelphia PCHP.…Read More

  • Philadelphia PCHP Mom Shares Her Remarks on PCHP

      Ameesha Jackson is a PCHP mother in Philadelphia. She recently made these remarks at a Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse fundraiser. Hello, my name is Ameesha and I am the mother of Amari who is currently enrolled in this Program. When I was first asked to speak here tonight I didn’t know what I…Read More

  • Demario

    In 2013, Demario Demetrist Kitt wrote this wonderful piece for the PCHP newsletter.   My name is Demario Demetrist Kitt, the son of Herbert and Jacqueline Kitt. I am proud to say that I was one of the first students to participate in the Dorchester School District #4 Parent-Child Home Program.   At the age…Read More

  • Maya

    The Rockland 21C Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP) positively impacts the lives of under-resourced families with 2- and 3-year old children in Rockland County., like Nora and Luis Lopez and their two daughters, Maya and Arianna. Nora and Maya began PCHP in October 2015 and graduated in June 2017 making significant gains along the way. Nora…Read More