THE WHOLE FAMILY
Head Start Family Partnership Agreement
Do you have unfulfilled dreams, wishes or goals? Are you struggling just to get by and want better for your family? We want to help you build on your strengths and give you the tools and resources to not just survive but to thrive!
Let us help you with your struggles, goals and dreams.
- The Family Partnership Agreement is the tool to help get you on your way.
- Family workers help families think about their well-being, their strengths and their needs.
- They help families create goals that deal with the challenge’s families face.
- Family workers can also provide referrals to other agencies and have lots of information on many different programs and support groups to help families meet their goals.
7 Goals for our SVHS Families
To be safe, healthy, and have access to physical and mental health services, housing and food.
Positive Parent-Child Relationships
To develop warm relationships that nurture your child’s learning and development.
Families as Lifelong Educators
To participate in the everyday learning of their children at home, school, and in the community.
Families as Learners
To be supported in their parenting, careers, and life goals.
Family Engagement in Transitions
To support their child as they move between, Early Head Start, Head Start, early childhood services, early elementary grades, and beyond.
Family Connections to Peers and Community
To connect with other parents and community members for support and/or education to create healthy communities.
Families as Advocates and Leaders
To become the leaders in their communities organizing and supporting the health and well-being of all children.
THE HEAD START MISSION
The mission of Sequatchie Valley Head Start is to create a nurturing place where children, families and staff can work through community partnerships to exceed Head Start's national goals.
EARLY HEAD START 0-3 yrs
HEAD START 3-5 yrs