In this video clip, a program director talks about the teamwork required to plan and implement biweekly group socializations, including some of the challenges and rewards. While the focus is on the responsibilities of the staff, she also addresses the various elements of group socializations. She talks about the benefits to the families of attending group socializations, including access to community information and resources, as well as the relief from social isolation for many of them. She describes the bicultural experiences that recent immigrants gain from one another and from the home visiting staff.
This online tool supports home visiting staff and those who support them by presenting regulations, strategies, publications, and resources in a way that’s interactive, flexible, and adaptable to people’s needs. It offers the readerthe opportunity to read, review, rate, save, and organize material that’s engaging, supports understanding, and ultimately contributes to their expertise as home visitors and home visiting supervisors. It has been developed by the Early Head Start National Resource Center, and includes numerous resources produced by other national centers.
Prepared for the Office of Head Start, under contract # HHSP23320100009YC, by the Early Head Start National Resource Center at ZERO TO THREE.