ERIC Number: ED121434
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
Child and Family Resource Program (Jackson, Michigan). Program Description.
Development Associates, Inc., Washington, DC.
This report presents a description of the Jackson, Michigan site of the Child and Family Resource Program (CFRP), Head Start-affiliated program designed to promote community and family involvement in fostering optimum development of preschool children. The Jackson site is one of 11 demonstration sites of the national CFRP. The local program was coordinated by the Jackson-Hillsdale Area Commission for Economic Opportunity. The program description covers nine major areas: (1) program objectives, (2) program components, including local components such as services for school age children, as well as program wide components such as health, developmental, and family support services; (3) staff described in terms of qualifications, responsibilities, organization, and utilizaton; (4) training; (5) individualization; (6) coordination with public schools and community agencies; (7) materials; (8) costs, reported in tables and graphs; and (9) notes on key program implementation factors. (JMB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Development Associates, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Michigan