2013-14 School Readiness Literacy Outcomes for 4-Year-Olds: Directors and/or Education Coordinators, please fill out one form (depending on your assessment tool) by November 1, 2014. The data will be used to report literacy gains during the ‘13-‘14 program year, as one aspect of School Readiness, to our VAHSA stakeholders. Go to the forms now.
VAHSA Health Institute: Bridges to Healthy Families, November 11-13, 2014 in Charlottesville.
Find out more and register now!
2015 Annual Conference: VAHSA is now accepting proposals for workshops for the annual conference in March 2015. Learn more and submit your materials online.
Super Circular Training in three VA locations this October 2014. Read more and register now.
August Infant Toddler Conf materials. Download them now!
Elmore Scholarship Staff Award. Terry Gentry, Kids Central, Inc is the recipient. Read more!
Dawn Ault Selected as VAHSA Executive Director
How sequester cuts divided the winners from the losers -- including Head Start children -- Washinton Post, Dec 2013
Bipartisan Budget Act Passed -- info from NHSA
Forecasted Funding Opportunities -- Administration for Children and Families
Budget Deal Reached
Strong Start for America’s Children Act
Grants are now available for a variety of programs. See the grant page.
In the news: Sequestration could affect Va. Head Start | Group fights budget cuts on Head Start
Empty Seats = Lost Opportunities Read more.
In the news: The Numbers Are In: Sequestration Cuts 57,000 Kids From Head Start