The Staten Island Community Partnership Program( SICPP) will be hosting a Family Learn & Play Day for parents, professionals and providers on Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 9:30am- 12:30pm at the Staten Island Mental Health Society located at 669 Castleton Avenue, Staten Island , NY 10301.
The focus of the Day Care / Head Start / Prevention workgroup is to promote innovative approaches to a coordinated service delivery system that will bridge the gap between Head Start, child care, community-based preventive services and other early childhood programs, services and supports.
Workgroup Co –Chairs:
Laura Kennedy, Director - Early Childhood Direction Center and Joan Fisher, Associate Director for Developmental Disability Services, Pouch Center, Staten Island Mental Health Society and Co –leads for The Staten Island Community Partnership Program, Daycare/ Head Start/ Prevention workgroup
To create an environment for learning
To stimulateparent/ child/ engagement
To provide access and distribution of information
To bridge the gap between Head Start, child care, community-based service providers and community
To create an atmosphere of fun while relaying the message of LEARNING THROUGH PLAY!