The Policy Council has parent representatives from each of our centers. They meet once a month and review or vote on important matters concerning Head Start. Meet the members of the Policy Council. If you are interested in joining the council, contact us at (812) 339-3447 ext. 332 or email email@example.com.
The Health Services Advisory Committee (HSAC) is an advisory group
that brings together staff, parents, and local health care providers to
talk about the planning operation and evaluation of the health services
in the Head Start and Early Head Start program. By bringing together
health professionals from the community we can better meet the needs of
children and families in our program and identify ways we can help meet
the needs of the community at large. The HSAC will:
HSAC membership includes HS/EHS parents, local providers, HS/EHS staff
and community volunteers. The group meets twice a year in April and
October at the main SCCAP office in Bloomington at 1502 W. 15th Street.
Why Should you join the local HSAC? As a Head Start parent, joining the HSAC your voice will be heard on the issues that are important to HS and EHS children in the area of health, including nutrition, medical, mental and dental care. As local health services providers, joining our HSAC is a way of connecting with the members of your community to provide the best and most appropriate services to your clients. The HSAC provided you with a forum to communicate your views and concerns about issues that affect the services you provide. For more information, contact the Health and Nutrition Service Coordinator at (812) 339-3447, ext. 314 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.