Community Assessment

The purpose of the Head Start/Early Head Start Community Assessment is critical to the program’s ability to make informed decisions about service area plans, strategic plans, and to mobilize community resources and partnerships.

Community Services for Children, Inc. Head Start/Early Head Start of the Lehigh Valley’s Community Needs Assessment was prepared in accordance with the National Head Start Performance Standards 1305.3 “Delivering Community Strengths and Needs” and the Head Start Act of 2007.

Thank you to the various stakeholders, community non-profit organizations, collaborations, parents, staff, and Board members who contributed key data and feedback.

Click here to view the 2013-2014 Executive Summary

Click here to view the 2013-2014 Community Assessment