Illinois Head Start Association presents 

Our Say...A Parent Cafe

Print PDF of Parent Cafe Flyer Below HERE



Chicago Parent Cafe will be held at this location for those who register:

Homewood Suites by Hilton Downtown Chicago

40 E Grand Ave

Chicago, IL 60611

[FULL: Tues., Feb. 4 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm]

!OPEN: Wed., Feb. 5 from 10:00am to Noon!

Registration Fees

FREE!! Includes Fun, Food & Friends!


Michelle Iocca
Illinois Head Start Association

Help Build Support for Parents By Parents!

Join us for this special event to network, learn and grow with other parents. Each Parent Cafe will focus on topics of importance to families. Parent Cafés are hosted by parents for parents. Parents use the wisdom of their own experiences and known resources as well as their peers and communities to keep their families strong. The Parent Cafes will include activities, discussions, reflection and an opportunity to give your input on a statewide level. You don't want to miss the Parent Cafes in your area!

Cafe One: Present! The Positive Impact of Being at School Every Day 

[Now FULL: February 4th in Chicago]

Cafe Two: Intermission: Two Ways Schooling Can Be Interrupted

Still OPEN! February 5th in Chicago (from 10:00am to Noon)



Parents who attend will receive: 

 1.  $45.00 Child Care Stipend (pays for childcare while you are at the Parent Cafe Meeting - $15.00/hour x 3 hours)

 2.  $15.00 gas/bus stipend (pays for you to get to/from Parent Cafe Meetings

 3.  $25.00 Walmart Gift Card (special gift for attending the Parent Cafe)

4. Certificate of Participation