May 14, 2013 |
This week, a coalition came to the White House to deliver 30,000 letters and art work thanking the President for his proposal to make high-quality preschool available for all children.
May 8, 2013 | Naomi Goldstein
More than a quarter of children enrolled in Head Start and Early Head Start are from homes where their parents speak to them primarily in a language other than English – usually Spanish.
April 26, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
San Antonio citizens are revitalizing struggling communities and investing public dollars into early education.
April 25, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
More than 40 Hispanic community leaders from across the country attended ACF's National Hispanic Roundtable to discuss better ways to make our human services programs more accessible to eligible Hispanic families and children.
April 3, 2013 | George Sheldon
The Obama Administration and the Office of Head Start have engaged in the most comprehensive reform in the history of the Head Start program to ensure delivery of the high-quality services to infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. First group of potential grantees were announced this week.
March 28, 2013 | Jeannie Chaffin
The Office of Community Services (OCS) issued $474.5 million in Social Services Block Grant funding to Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island in support of the states’ recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
March 25, 2013 | Mary Riley
ACF's Office of Human Services Emergency Preparedness and Response director reflects on her recent trip to sites devastated by Hurricane Sandy.
March 4, 2013 | ACF Public Affairs
Early childhood education is one of the best investments we can make in America's future.
February 25, 2013 | Linda Smith
President Obama’s focus on expanding and improving programs that prepare our youngest children for school and life is unlike any presidential commitment seen in recent years.
February 15, 2013 | Linda Smith
Improving the quality and access of early care and education programs yields long-term benefits for our nation’s future.