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Rockland 21C East Ramapo Parent-Child Home Program Graduation Story

  The Rockland 21C East Ramapo Parent-Child Home Program site (PCHP), held a wonderful graduation and end of year ceremony on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, celebrating another successful Program year. As families arrived for the celebration, they were greeted by music and a room decorated in festive blue…

PCHP Appoints Anita Stewart As Chief Development and Strategic Partnerships Officer

PARENT-CHILD HOME PROGRAM APPOINTS ANITA STEWART AS CHIEF DEVELOPMENT AND STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS OFFCER Global Marketing & Strategic Development Veteran Comes to PCHP from Sesame Workshop  NEW YORK September 24, 2015 –The Parent-Child Home Program (“PCHP”), a leading early literacy/school readiness organization that promotes parental engagement in early literacy and language…

HarperCollins Publishers to be Honored for its Commitment to Children’s Literacy Across the Nation

PARENT-CHILD HOME PROGRAM TO COMMEMORATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY WITH  NEW YORK CITY GALA IN NOVEMBER HarperCollins Publishers to be Honored for its Commitment to Children’s Literacy Across the Nation NEW YORK September 9, 2015 –The Parent-Child Home Program (“PCHP”), the leading early childhood literacy organization that promotes active parental…

The Center Moriches School District’s Parent-Child Home Program receives New York State Bullet Aid allocations totaling $75,000 to support the continuation of early literacy and school readiness support for underserved families.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Garden City, New York July 6, 2015 – The Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP) is pleased to announced that the Center Moriches School District’s Parent-Child Home Program has received bullet aid allocations in the amount of $75,000 to support the continued implementation of the PCHP model…

PCHP Early Learning Specialist Vera Roffey Shares a Memorable Moment

Anecdote of a Home Visit – Learning, Sharing, and a Story As told by Vera Roffey at the 2015 Parent-Child Home Program Conference. During a home visit, the 10 year-old sister of the PCHP child I was visiting said, “I am embarrassed to have my birthday party at…

American Academy of Pediatrics Endorses New York City Council City’s First Readers Initiative

June 16, 2015 Contact: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American Academy of Pediatrics Endorses New York City Council City’s First Readers Initiative New York, NY – Leadership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), including leaders of AAP NY Chapters 2 and 3 and AAP President-Elect Benard Dreyer, MD, together…

Parent-Child Home Program Becomes An Associate Member of Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation

Parent-Child Home Program Becomes An Associate Member of Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation. Garden City, NY – December 15, 2014 – The Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP) has recently become an associate member of the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF).  Together both organizations are working towards the common goal of…

Rauch Foundation, Hagedorn Foundation, and Horace and Amy Hagedorn Fund Commit $13.5 Million over Next Five Years

RAUCH FOUNDATION  HAGEDORN FOUNDATION HORACE AND AMY HAGEDORN FUND at the NEW YORK COMMUNITY TRUST Contact: Danielle Hundt DHundt@rauchfoundation.org 516.873.9808 x204 At Today’s White House Summit on Early Education, Three Long Island Philanthropies Will Make Expanded Commitments to Early Education on Long Island Rauch Foundation, Hagedorn Foundation, and…

Speaker And Council Members Announce the NYC Council Literacy Initiative

SPEAKER MELISSA MARK-VIVERITO AND COUNCILMEMBERS STEPHEN LEVIN AND ANTONIO REYNOSO ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF THE NYC COUNCIL LITERACY INITIATIVE: CITY’S FIRST READERS NEW YORK— on the steps of City Hall this morning, Council Members Stephen Levin (33rd District) and Antonio Reynoso (34th District) came together to fight New…

WJCS Parent-Child Home Program Receives Grant to Expand Early Literacy Services to Mamaroneck, More Families

White Plains, September 30, 2014 – Westchester Jewish Community Services today announced that it is expanding the Parent-Child Home Program to Mamaroneck, the sixth city in Westchester where children and parents in underserved communities will receive early literacy services to help bridge the educational achievement gap in Westchester…

PCHP and Working Families

As a single parent, with unpredictable hours, struggling to buy groceries, collecting dimes for public transportation, moving frequently, and desperately trying to create a better life and stable home environment for her child — Ms. Navarro, a mother and Starbucks‘ employee’s with an irregular work schedule, was featured…

Lutheran Family Health Centers' PCHP Graduation

PCHP graduation or ‘moving up’ ceremonies are exciting events and wonderful opportunities to enjoy and reflect on the great work done by the Parent-Child Home Program staff and families.  At these ceremonies, we celebrate not only the success of the Program children, but also the accomplishments of their…