Mental Health

Substance Use Disorders: Head Start Success Stories

Head Start has played a crucial role in several journeys to recovery for families affected by the opioid crisis. In this video series, explore these stories from three Head Start families. Meet Ari, an Early Head Start parent, who shares how with the support of her Early Head Start home visitor she persevered in her recovery. Gina shares how Head Start reached out to her in prison, and how positive guidance from her son's Head Start program helped her beat addiction. And lastly, Delia discusses how Head Start helped her raise two grandchildren when her own child was struggling with substance use.