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 […]
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 .
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]