• Family Engagement Information 

    Fatherhood Champions/Male Involvement
    3rd Thursday of the Month 
    Head Start Main Office
    422 E. South Street
    Calling all Fathers, Grandfathers, Uncles, Brothers, any male who is making a difference in a Head Start students life.  
    Be involved contact our Family Advocates Michael Childress or Kenny Banks
     
    Abriendos Puertas (Opening Doors)
    3rd Wednesday of the Month
    Salvation Army Building
    1700 South Burdick Street
    5:30 pm -- 7:00 pm
    Dinner and childcare provided 
    Ten-sessions. evidence-based parenting, leadership, and advocacy program for Latino (born or self-identified) parents with children ages 0 to 5. 
    The goal of the program is to help improve the lives of Latino children across several outcome areas including education, health, and social and emotional well-being.  
     
    Feeding the Mind (Jr. Chef)
    The Jr Chef events are design to inform our families of the benefits of healthy eating, along with educational ideas for the home.
    Feeding of the Mind is offered three times a month.
    5:30 pm -- 7:00 pm
    Dinner and childcare provided 
    Join us at one of the following Head Start sites: 
    1st Thursday of the Month: Comstock North Elementary, 3100 N. 26th Street
    2nd Thursday of the Month: Kalamazoo RESA West Campus, 4600 Croyden Ave. (Entrance near the playground)
    4th Thursday of the Month: St. Joseph Church, 936 Lake Street (Entrance behind the church)