Meet Rachel Schumacher, new director of the Office of Child Care
Three-year-olds in Head Start have increased from 24 percent in 1980 to 40 percent in 2013.
A safe, nurturing environment that enriches children’s development is critical to working families and is one of the best investments we can make.
From the very start, Head Start was envisioned as a community effort.
Head Start provides the most vulnerable preschool children and their families with comprehensive services to meet their emotional, social, health, nutritional, and mental health needs.
New book lauds ACF's Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation for playing a key role in evidence-based initiatives to improve social programs.
New information being collected will provide quantifiable data on improvements of eligible families participating in the program.
Check out the findings from a literature review of 78 studies on the characteristics of ECE partnerships.
Learn about a new interactive web-based tool that helps familiarize professionals in child welfare, juvenile justice, behavioral health, education and early childhood education on family engagement.
20,000 children under the age of 5 in the United States are hospitalized annually with flu-related complications.
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