Explore these resources to learn more about the HSPPS related to the home-based program option.
PDF for EARLY HEAD START TIP SHEET: Teen Parents & EHS Program Services No. 34: How is Working With Teen Parents Different Than Working With Older Parents?
American Indian and Alaska Native-Specific School Readiness Materials
As infants and toddlers grow and change, and as family needs evolve, diverse program options can support them over time. A choice of program options ensures that families can stay within a consistent, supportive setting that offers strong relationships and the same full range of developmentally-appropriate care and services.
A national evaluation conducted by Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., and Columbia University's Center for Children and Families, in collaboration with the Early Head Start Research Consortium, found...
Head Start launched 34 American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) Head Start programs in the summer of 1965.
Early Head Start (EHS) programs serve infants and toddlers under the age of 3, and pregnant women. EHS programs provide intensive comprehensive child development and family support services to low-income infants and toddlers and their families, and to pregnant women and their families.
Many children and parents receive Early Head Start and Head Start services right in their own home! Home visitors come once a week and work with parents and their children.