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CAS Head Start

Comprehensive child development programs serving eligible children from age 3 to age 5 and their families: ■ Child-focused with the overall goal of increasing school readiness of young children ■ Home visits are completed to establish and develop staff and family relationships ■ Parent involvement is a key element - parents participate in every aspect of the program, including program governance

Basic Information

Organization
Community Action Southwest-Head Start
Contact Person
Kathy Catalano
Phone Number
724-225-9550
Fax Number
724-228-4303
Address
150 West Beau Street, Suite 304
Washington, PA 15301
Website
https://caswg.org/
County
Washington
Geographical area(s) in which services are provided
Greene, Washington Counties
Approximate Number Of Families Serviced
600

Program Information

Education Services

● Full-day, school year services through center based and home-based settings

● Age appropriate activities in a responsive learning environment

● Classrooms and group socialization sites located throughout Washington and Greene Counties

● Parents are encouraged to volunteer in the classroom with their children

Home Based Services

● School year education and social services provided through home visits and monthly socialization days

● Parents are guided and encouraged in their role as the primary educator

● Concepts of empowerment, strength building, resource matching, community involvement and family independence are introduced and supported

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