Teaching Kitchens is a nutrition-education program that helps enhance the food security and nutrition of those living with limited financial resources. By helping to develop practical cooking skills and making healthier choices, participants learn hands-on practical cooking skills and healthy eating that can easily be applied in their own homes. Key lessons include: food safety, basic
Lorne Preston, an avid supporter of Headstart, believed that education was the key to success and this idea lives on through the Lorne Preston Educational Fund. Former Headstart children and parents interested in pursuing post-secondary education in college or university can apply for scholarship money. Interested in applying for the Lorne Preston Scholarship Fund? Download the
“Headstart Families” are families who struggle to meet their most basic needs and require services, resource awareness and programs to help them thrive. This is where we come in. We offer our families opportunities and support for growth and change, through a multitude of programs and services aimed at developing healthy relationships, improving self-esteem, and
Safe housing is a basic need for all, yet not always available to everyone. Future Horizons Housing provides affordable homes to 12 current or former Headstart families. Our houses are spread throughout the Greater Moncton Area in safe and positive neighbourhoods. Families are provided in-home support to help guide them in their housing journey.