The PAE program provides comprehensive services to ensure healthy prenatal outcomes, enhance the growth and development of young children, and assist parents in creating safe, stimulating home child care environments.
The program takes place in the family’s home or virtually with parents leading the curriculum. Staff known as Parent Educators develop and maintain supportive, strength-based, culturally-sensitive relationships with young children and their families. Through this program parents become their child’s first teacher, creating a personalized educational experience and enhancing parent-child relationships.
Pregnant moms and children ages birth to 3 years old
Must be a resident of Jefferson or Orleans Parish
Must have a qualifying income based on the Federal Poverty Guidelines and provide necessary documents upon enrolling
* Enrolling your child in this program does not guarantee your child a center-based seat when one becomes available.
Dial 7-1-1 to use Hamilton Relay in Louisiana, or call one of the toll free numbers below:
Spanish-to-Spanish: 800-737-1813 (includes Spanish-to-Spanish and translation from English to Spanish)