Determination takes Sandra from field work to college
Success Story: Determination takes Sandra from field work to college.
Sandra & Family, Michigan
With Telamon’s help, Sandra moved from work in the fields to college. Sandra’s four children attended Michigan Migrant Head Start and have all grown up to graduate from college and hold professional management positions within the banking, healthcare, landscaping and construction. industries. Sandra herself is now bilingual and is working on finishing her degree in Early Childhood Education. She said: “I am proud of my children and very thankful to Michigan Migrant Head Start. I would like the world to know that Head Start works, and my children’s success is because of the excellent educational experiences that they received from Michigan Migrant Head Start.”
Since 1965 Telamon-TRC has helped individuals like you access services that lead to better jobs, better lives, and better communities. Telamon-TRC’s Workforce & Career Services encompasses a broad array of customized work readiness and job skill training programs, focusing on helping farmworkers, veterans, and youth who seek to build skills and career paths. Work readiness and job skill development are often supplemented by language services (ESL), educational support (GED) and includes one-on-one counseling, group workshops and supportive services. Find a Workforce & Career Services program near you today.
Head Start is part of Telamon-TRC’s Early Childhood & Family Support services, a comprehensive program that offers quality early education in and out of the home, parenting education, health and social-emotional wellness services (including for women before, during, and after pregnancy), nutrition education, and family support services. Learn more about our Head Start programs today!