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HHS, Federal Partners Announce Rural IMPACT Demonstration Designees

U.S Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack and HHS Acting Deputy Secretary Mary Wakefield announced the 10 Rural IMPACT Demonstration designees.

Photo of Hispanic Children at a Head Start Migrant Center in South Texas.

Head Start Supports the Early Learning of Hispanic Children and Families

Customizing programs to meet cultural needs of families.

Photo of business leaders speaking with ECD's Deputy Assistant Secretary Linda K. Smith.

It Takes An Arkansas Village to Raise a Child

A story of real community collaboration.

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Turning 65 soon? How to Transition from the Marketplace to Medicare Coverage

Once Medicare eligibility begins, you’ll have a 7 month Initial Enrollment Period to sign up.

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Don’t Forget Your Four Legged Friends

September is National Preparedness Month and it’s important to include all members of your family.

Photo of Youth Panelists Teddy McCullough, Vanessa Goodthunder, and Vance Home Gun, and with the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education Executive Director Bill Mendoza.

Language is Who We Are and Who We Want to Be

Native American language program staff, researchers and federal representatives come together to discuss challenges and paths to success in teaching Native American languages.

Photo of Head Start Children and Parents.

Head Start Staff Serve as a Lifeline for Families and Communities

Often families living in poverty are not aware of services available for themselves and their children.

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The Power of Prompts: Using Behavioral Insights to Encourage People to Participate

Can human services programs use insights from behavioral economics to encourage people to participate?

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Emergency Preparedness in CCDBG Reauthorization

New law makes significant advancements by defining health and safety requirements for child care providers.

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HPOG Participants Get a Second Chance at a Brighter Future

Program trains people in healthcare occupations that pay well and are in demand, plus improves job prospects for hard-working adults.

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