Family Engagement in the Delivery of the Health Services Component in Head Start and Early Head Start

Publication Date: December 30, 2016

Introduction

This brief from the Head Start Health Manager Descriptive Study explores family engagement through these research questions:

  1. In what ways do Head Start/Early Head Start programs support family engagement in health-related aspects of program services?
  2. What are the barriers to family engagement in health-related aspects of program services from the health manager perspective?
  3. To what extent do barriers to family engagement differ by program or health manager characteristics and the populations served?
  4. What are the implications regarding family engagement for Head Start/Early Head Start health services?
Current as of: