The Home Observation for Measurement of the Environment (HOME)
Inventory (Caldwell, & Bradley, 1984, 2003) is designed to measure
the quality and quantity of stimulation and support available to
a child in the home environment. The focus is on the child in the
environment, child as a recipient of inputs from objects, events,
and transactions occurring in connection with the family surroundings.
the links on the left to learn about different versions of the inventory
and view key references.
To reference the HOME Inventory please use the following citation:
Caldwell, B. M., & Bradley, R. H. (2003). Home Observation
for Measurement of the Environment: Administration Manual.
Tempe, AZ: Family & Human Dynamics Research Institute, Arizona