This volunteer opportunity provides for learning about the pre-school aged child. Head Start is a comprehensive program meeting growth and development needs of the child and supportive services for their parents. Head Start families come from diverse, low-income backgrounds.
The Head Start Policy Council is a group of parents and community representatives that come together to give input on the program design and vote on program recommendations, including budget, personnel hire and termination decisions. Policy Council Representatives are a very important component to Head Start.
If you have a passion for working with and for low-income children, this is a match for you!
Time commitment is basically not more than three to four hours per month.
- Child Development
- Child Welfare
- Literacy / Reading
- Teaching / Instruction
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Generally 2-3 hours per month