ERIC Number: ED121437
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
Child and Family Resource Program (Gering, Nebraska). Program Description.
Development Associates, Inc., Washington, DC.
This report describes the Gering, Nebraska site of the Child and Family Resource Program (CFRP), a Head Start-affiliated program designed to elicit community and family involvement in fostering optimum development of preschool children and their families. The Gering program, whose participating families are Spanish-speaking, is located at one of 11 demonstration sites of the national CFRP. In planning and implementing the Gering CFRP, attention was given primarily to five areas of service development: preschool education, health care, social services, parent involvement, and nutrition. Descriptions of staff positions in the program, staff training procedures, family recruitment procedures, materials used, and program costs (including accounting forms), are outlined. A short evaluation of the implementation of the program is also included. (BRT)
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Community Organizations, Day Care, Family Programs, Federal Programs, Health Needs, Job Training, Needs Assessment, Nutrition, Nutrition Instruction, Parent Participation, Preschool Education, Program Costs, Program Development, Public Agencies, Social Services, Spanish Speaking, Staff Utilization
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: Nebraska