ERIC Number: ED164132
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
The Child and Family Resource Program: An Overview. Revised.
Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
This overview describes the Child and Family Resource Program (CFRP), a child-centered Head Start demonstration program which is designed to provide family support services for healthy family growth and development. Part I reviews the program's background objectives and key elements (required minimum services, additional services, assessment, use of community resources, programs for Parents and their children in the prenatal period through age 3, preschool-school linkages programs, parent education, staff development and participation, and evaluation). In Part II each of the 11 national CFRP demonstration projects is briefly described. These projects are located in Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, Florida, Michigan, Oklahoma, Nebraska, North Dakota, Nevada, Oregon, and California. It is noted that all CFRP evaluation reports are made available through the ERIC system. (Author/RH)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Child Development, Community Resources, Demonstration Programs, Early Childhood Education, Family Involvement, Family Programs, Family School Relationship, Federal Programs, Health Services, Home Visits, Parent Education, Program Descriptions
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($2.20, Stock Number 017-091-00224-0)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.