The purpose of the Association shall be to: 1) advocate for the needs of Head Start and Early Head Start children and their families; 2) act as a liaison with other public and private agencies that support the educational, health, and social service needs of young children and their families; 3) provide a forum for discussing statewide, regional, and national issues; 4) develop statewide collaborative efforts that help strengthen the delivery of services to children and their families; and 5) provide a communication link and a unified voice to statewide, regional, and national stakeholders.
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|AFFILIATE MEMBER BENEFIT PACKAGES||Student||Individual||Individual|
|Attend AHSA quarterly meetings & trainings at member rate||X||X||X|
|Company description on AHSA website||X|
|# of complimentary email blasts to AHSA audience||1|
|Affiliate Membership (per AHSA bylaws, August 2010)||X||X||X|
|i. Affiliate Membership is open to all organizations/individuals (non-Head Start/Early Head Start) endorsing the purpose of the Association;|
ii. Each Affiliate Member shall be limited to one (1) representative;
iii. Affiliate Members may vote but not hold an elected office.