Vision for Parent Involvement To create and sustain a partnership and collaboration with all, with goals to: Support parents as primary educators, nurturers, and advocates for their children; Provide every parent with opportunities for a significant experience in our program Ensure that parents are involved in making policy and program decision for their children within our program Maintain a Parent Advisory Group; that has the following duties To involve parents in the early childhood program and to keep parents informed of what is happening in the center. To be an advocate for the early childhood program with in the hospital and community. To involve families in activities that they have helped to develop, such as educational workshops and special activities with the children. To encourage parents and community members to work/volunteer with the center. To help identify center needs and assist in developing ideas and resources to meet those needs.