Our approach is simple: Early childhood and Family Support must be about both lifelong health and readiness to succeed in school. That's why over half our staff, who first participated in programs, are now full-time employees and most in college. ParentChild+ (PC+) shares our vision and is one of many reasons we are so excited to transition home-visiting to this model!
The model is simple, effective and:
AT NO COST FOR FAMILIES
OFFERED in SPANISH and ENGLISH
Early learning specialists (home-visitors) live or work in the neighborhoods with the families they serve, sharing language and cultural backgrounds. We look forward to seeing you several times a week for about 30 minutes, with new books and toys for you to keep! Please see the core model below and email Aurora Swain at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the main office at 704-786-5613.
Our in-home approach makes it convenient for underserved families isolated by poverty, language and literacy barriers, and lack of transportation to participate in high-quality early childhood education.
Over the course of two cycles, families receive 92 home visits and acquire a library for free of:
Aurora, our Director of Operations and PC+ supervisor, has more than 15 years of experience in home-visiting and parenting programs with nonprofits. Now, she co-founded Families First and quickly was awarded the National Parent Educator of the Year 2017. She defines her success only through the stories of families' successes. Through tightly knit bonds and strong, lasting, and trusting relationships, we connect families to a wide range of community resources and programming, including food, housing, health care, and educational services.
To enroll in our ParentChild+ program, contact us at 704.786.5613.