Community Support Worker for Intervention

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Intervention+2 MoreCommunity Support Worker - Other
1 - 3
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test whether having a Community Support Worker to help low-income families with young children navigate the social service system leads to increased family income, reduced parenting stress and an improvement in their child's health.

Eligible Conditions
  • Intervention
  • Primary Care
  • Poverty

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 10 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months,12 months

6 months
Parenting Stress Index- Short Form 4
6 months, 12 months
Child general development
Household food security
Parent Depression
Parent anxiety
Parent health system utilization
Participant use of community resources
Pediatric health system utilization
Self Reported Household Income
Social Needs
6 months,12 months
Child Social- Emotional Development

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Usual Care
1 of 2
Community Support Worker
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

80 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Community Support Worker · No Placebo Group · N/A

Community Support Worker
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Community Support Worker · Intervention Types: Other
Usual Care
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Usual Care · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months,12 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Queen's UniversityLead Sponsor
336 Previous Clinical Trials
110,868 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 1 - 3 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have difficulty making ends meet at the end of the month.