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AHSOR Funding Application Workshop – FNHA
24 / May / 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:45 pm EDT
What is Aboriginal Head Start On-Reserve (AHSOR)?
Why is Aboriginal Head Start On-Reserve Important?
• Since early life is critical to lifelong health, programs focus on early childhood development, in a culturally appropriate manner, to support the spiritual, emotional, intellectual and physical growth of a child.• It supports and encourages children to enjoy life-long learning.• It supports parents, guardians and extended family members as the primary teachers.• It encourage parents and the broader First Nations community to play a role in planning, implementing and evaluating the AHSOR program.• It builds partnerships with other community programs and services to enhance the program’s effectiveness.• It encourages the best use of community resources for children, parents, families and communities.