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Early Head Start Collaboration in Action

Spring reminds us of growth and this spring is providing us growth of new collaborations through Early Head Start – Child Care Partnerships. In May, the Early Head Start – Child Care Partnership Orientation was held in Chicago. This event brought together Federal Leadership, State Leaders, and local programs representing Head Start/Early Head Start, Child […]

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Looking back on 50 years of Head Start in the Mountain State

Discover the origins of Head Start in the Mountain State and how Head Start continues to evolve in an article written by Lydia Nuzum, Staff Writer, in the May 31, 2015 edition of the Charleston Gazette .

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Exciting News: MIECHV Home Visitation Comes to Mercer County

Community Action of South Eastern West Virginia is excited to announce a wonderful new partnership with the DHHR Office of Maternal, Child, and Family Health Home Visiting Program. The partnership will support the delivery of comprehensive child development services for thirty six additional families utilizing the Early Head Start model. Darlene Martin, Director of CASE […]

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A Wonderful Story from CASE Early Head Start in Summers County

One year ago Brooke, a 2 year old child enrolled in the Summers County Early Head Start program, was not able to crawl or walk on her own. She had been diagnosed with cerebral palsy and developmental delays. The Mental Health/Disabilities Manager reached out to The Lexi Kazian Foundation and we received a Gait Trainer […]

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CASE WV Head Start and Early Head Start Stories and Staff Recognition

Early Head Start Story In the Fall of 2012, a young mother of an infant and a toddler came to CASEWV for assistance. She was  homeless. Head Start / Early Head Start began working with her and she was placed in Transitional Housing.  Her Early Head Start Home Visitor worked with numerous community partners for […]

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North Central West Virginia Community Action Head Start and Early Head Start Parents Complete School Readiness Surveys

Since North Central West Virginia Community Action Head Start and Early Head Start covers eight counties in WV, staff wanted to get a true reflection of how HS/EHS parents and stakeholders viewed school readiness. Therefore, School Readiness Surveys were created. These surveys focused on the Five Domains from the HS Child Development and Early Learning […]

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