Dual Generation Partnership
The Dual Generation partnership provides parents of children ages 0-10 with a pathway for career readiness while providing quality child care experiences. The Dual Generation partnership includes Goodwill, the San Antonio Housing Authority/ Jobs Plus, St. Philip’s College, Alamo Colleges, Catholic Charities, Family Service Association, City of San Antonio Head Start & Early Head Start Child Care Partnership, San Antonio Independent School District, various local childcare centers and Urban Strategies.
The Dual Generation initiative was created in November 2012, United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County, along with partners San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) and Goodwill Industries of San Antonio, received an initial $150,000 grant from the Annie E. Casey Foundation to implement a community-endorsed two-generation initiative to provide programs for whole families. Children services focus on healthy development, growth and education, and adult services concentrate on parenting, job skills, certificate training and financial security.
Watch the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s video “Meet the Families of EastPoint” HERE.
Webinar: Funding Two-Generation Strategies to Help Families Succeed HERE
Article: Advancing Two-Generation Approaches- Funding to Help Families Succeed HERE
Article: Using Integrated Data Systems to Strengthen Collective Impact in Out-of-School Programs HERE
We are pleased to announce that effective January 17, 2017, our office will be located at the new Eastside Education & Training Center at 4551 Dietrich Rd., San Antonio TX 78220. We are very excited about this move and, as always, remain committed to providing the same excellent wrap around services to our families.