CFS Awarded Head Start Replacement Grant

CFS will provide quality early learning program to children in part of Camden City and Camden County
Thursday, September 15, 2011
CAMDEN-Center For Family Services (CFS), a non-profit human service organization, has been selected as a new provider for Head Start in part of Camden City and Camden County. The organization, headquartered in Camden City, will maintain a total of 14 facilities, five in Camden City and nine in Camden County.
“We strongly believe in the ability of each child to succeed and value the parents, family members, community members, and teachers that impact a child,” says Richard Stagliano, President/CEO of CFS. “At Center For Family Services, we work every day to strengthen families and make the world we live in a better place, one child, one family at a time”.
Head Start is a program of the United States Department of Health and Human Services that provides comprehensive education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to promote school readiness and enhance the social and cognitive development of children.
CFS anticipates a seamless transition process in the coming months working closely with the Community Development Institute (CDI), the Head Start Interim service provider, with the goal of continuing to provide high quality services to children and families. CFS boasts more than 90 years experience offering a full continuum of care to strengthen lives and provide the tools for a child, individual, or family to develop and follow their own best path to a successful future. CFS brings expertise in providing high quality programs focused on intervention, prevention, and education.
Center For Family Services is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support and empower individuals, families, and communities to achieve a better life through vision, hope and strength. It is their vision that all people lead capable, responsible, fulfilled lives in strong families and healthy communities.