Champlain Valley Head Start Resources for Families

Champlain Valley Head Start Parent Handbook

  • Distributed to Newly Enrolled Families
  • Provides general information about program policies and practices
  • Review our Parent Handbook for Classroom or Home Visiting Services

Registered Nurse Consultants

  • Health Services, Exams and Treatment for children and families
  • Prenatal and Postpartum support and education for new mothers

Registered Dental Hygienists (“Tooth Tutors”)

  • Promote positive oral health practices for children and families
  • Improve access to preventive oral health care
  • Assist participants needing follow up treatment

Mental Heath Consultants

  • Conduct classroom and group socialization observations to enhance children’s learning environments
  • Provide staff and parent workshops around child mental health
  • Available for individual meetings with families to address concerns and provide referrals if needed

Registered Dietitian

  • Assist in assessing healthy diet and nutrition for enrolled children and families
  • Provides individual and group consultations


Families who are seeking more information on CVHS contracted professional resources or any not listed above should contact their Head Start / Early Head Start staff member, or the CVHS Administrative Office at (802) 651-4180.