Our Impact

Measuring the effectiveness of Help Me Grow is essential to building strong early childhood systems.

Help Me Grow (HMG) affiliates across the National Affiliate Network implement the HMG Model uniquely, and in a way that best fits their local context. Because of this, our national evaluation approach must be flexible and ongoing, focusing on shared learning and continuous system improvement.

Help Me Grow 2021 Building Impact Report

This 2021 HMG Building Impact Report synthesizes data collected through the Fidelity Assessment from 107 of the HMG National Affiliate Network’s 118 HMG systems operating within 28 affiliate states and Washington D.C.
Data reported in the HMG 2021 Fidelity Assessment were collected by affiliates across the National Affiliate Network between August 31, 2020 and September 1, 2021, in order to capture the following:

• The breadth and scope of HMG system implementation and progress since 2020
• Fidelity to each Core Component of the HMG Model
• The capacity of HMG to reach children, families, community partners, and child health care providers
• Novel approaches and system enhancements currently explored by the National Affiliate Network

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