Head Start sponsored community events are designed with parents, families and the public in mind. These events are a good way to learn more about Head Start and to engage in discussion about the importance of quality early education locally.
Vermont lawmakers need facts to make informed decisions about early education policies. VHSA advocacy goal guides the conversation with state lawmakers about proposed bills during the General Assembly. VHSA works on behalf of low-income families and their children to educate local and state policy makers in the process.
There are many other organizations that advocate for children and families that could use your help. This is a partial list of some of these organizations.
- Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
- Children’s Alliance
- Children’s Defense Fund
- Coalition on Human Needs
- Every Child Matters
- Moms Rising
- National Women’s Law Center