CASA Mental Health Consultation to the

Head Start Agencies

CASA partners with the Head Start Agencies to support healthy growth and development in preschool children. CASA team members work across the community with Head Start staff, teachers and families to support children through evidence-based interventions.

The Program

  • Provides consultation to various Head Start sites to enhance capacity for early detection and to address behavioural and/or social/emotional issues.

  • Supports Head Start teams and serves families of preschoolers through coaching, mentoring and consultation.

  • Collaborates with Early Head Start, Head Start and Early Education settings.

Who It’s For
Children birth to 5 years of age who live in Edmonton and attend Head Start programs.

Families are referred to the program by Head Start staff. If you think your family may benefit from services, please speak with your Head Start worker.