Head Start Parent Information
EVERY Learner, EVERY Opportunity, EVERY Day

Region 9 Head Start

Serving the Texas counties of:

Clay

Cooke

Montague

Wichita

Region 9 Head Start

Serving Cooke, Clay, Montague, and Wichita Counties in Texas

Parent Education and Interest Survey Resources
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Family Well Being  
 Child Abuse Prevention  / Reporting Child Abuse  
 Child Support Assistance  
 Domestic Violence Information  
 Family Dental/Oral Health – DentaQuest  /  MCNA
 Family Fitness Ideas   Spanish
 Home Ownership  
 Marriage Counseling Resources  more  Spanish  
 Medical Information – Medicaid    /   Amerigroup   /   FirstCare   /   Superior  

 Healthy Eating/Nutrition / Spanish
 Promoting Positive Mental Health – Conscious Discipline
 Safety Risks & Prevention  / Safety and Injury Prevention Resource List 
 Stress Management  / Spanish
 Substance Abuse Info


Parent-Child Relationships
 Children & Sexuality  
 Parenting Classes  
 Positive Parenting Practices 
 Single Parent resources 
 Using Natural / Logical Consequences  


Personal Knowledge
 Activities to do at Home / Spanish
 Budgeting/Money Management  – Money Smart program
 Employment/Job Skill Development  
 Parents as Primary Teacher  
 Positive Behavior Support  Spanish


Transitions
 Child Development Information  / Spanish
 Kindergarten Information  
 School Readiness Information  bilingual
 Transitions for Children  more


Networking with Peers & Community
10 Ways to Play with your Child
United Way 2*1*1 Texas for: Clothing Resources, Housing Resources, Food Resources  
 GED prep  
 Food Assistance Resources  SNAP
 Utility Assistance Resources / Rolling Plains Management Corporation

Advocates & Leaders
 Opportunities to Advocate at the State & Local Level
 Parent Policy Council Membership