As a parent, you are your child’s first teacher, and now, there’s a program offering the support you need to help your children succeed. Kingsley House’s Early Head Start Parents as Educators Program is FREE and available to parents in Orleans Parish who are pregnant or have a child up to three years old.
The Early Head Start Parents as Educators Program provides high-quality and thorough child-development and parenting information to assist parents in creating safe, stimulating home environments; model positive and language-rich parent-child relationships; and ensure families are connected to medical, dental, mental health and other social service supports. Programming will take place in the family’s home with parents leading the curriculum. Kingsley House staff known as Parent Educators, will visit homes and assist parents with the program.
- Pregnant moms and children ages birth to 3 years old
- Must be a resident of Orleans Parish
- Must have a qualifying income based on the Federal Poverty Guideline
- Parent must have a valid ID (driver’s license or state issued identification)
- Must have the child’s birth certificate
- Medicaid Card and Food Stamp print out
- Last four current check stubs and/or other source of income
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