Family Support & Well-being

2021 Family Economic Mobility Institute

Head Start and Early Head Start program staff can watch these sessions from the 2021 Family Economic Mobility Institute to increase their ability to partner with families and support improved family well-being and economic stability during the pandemic and beyond.

Topics for the Institute include:

  • Leveraging the Parent, Family, and Community Engagement (PFCE) Framework, tools, and resources to improve outcomes and results for families and their children, including increasing employment opportunities and reducing intergenerational poverty
  • Learning approaches for strengthening staff comfort, confidence, and skills in having sensitive financial conversations with families
  • Exploring the benefits families experience from connecting with a diverse social network and resources that support upward economic mobility
  • Making sure families have the economic and social supports needed to access educational and employment opportunities, vocational skills and training, and career pathways