Head Start

Family Partnerships

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Parent involvement is an essential part of Head Start and Early Head Start.

  • Head Start/Early Head Start is a family-driven and family-focused program.
  • Parents are partners in planning, governance, and day-to-day operations of the program.
  • Each family has an opportunity to partner with a family advocate/home visitor/mentor to identify their family’s strengths, needs and goals.
  • Family Services staff is available to assist with referrals, emergency assistance, and or crisis intervention.
  • Programming emphasizes including fathers or other males significant in a child’s life.
  • Child, family and couples counseling is available.