For Parents

Photo of woman showing a book to a young boyNew Castle County Head Start, Inc. recognizes and supports parents in their role as the children's first teacher. Head Start has an open door policy for parents. All parents are welcome to volunteer in the classroom, attend parent meetings and participate in parent trainings and/or other program activities. Parents also serve on the agency’s Policy Council which works closely with the Board of Directors and the Executive Director to establish policies and practices related to the program.

New Castle County Head Start, Inc. offers parents personal development and support services including continuing education, TECE 1 classes and employment training, parenting skills workshops and emergency assistance services. Please visit the resource center for a complete list of community resources.

Parent Handbook.pdf